The Association of Maternal and Child Health Programs (AMCHP) is a national resource, partner and advocate for state public health leaders and others working to improve the health of women, children, youth and families, including those with special health care needs. AMCHP disseminates information on best practices; advocates on member's behalf in Washington, provides technical assistance and advises states on parent professional partnerships.
The Children with Special Needs Fund provides funding support for children in Michigan with special health care needs not available through any other funding source. The Fund helps purchase equipment and services for children with special needs.
Oakland University Center for Autism Research, Education and Support offers programs, special events, and recreation for children of all ages and families experiencing autism spectrum disorders, plus a variety of camps for children ages 3-18 with autism and an employable skill building program for adults with autism.
The organization offers 6 week caregiver trainings to build family efficacy and advocacy skills.
Parent Action for Healthy Kids is designed to help connect parents, communities and schools to improve the health and well-being of children and youth. The aim of Parent Action for Healthy Kids is to provide parents with the best resources available so they can advocate for improved health initiatives in communities and schools.