Become a Community Partner

The Michigan Family to Family website provides a clearinghouse of information, educational materials and resources for families, youth, providers and other community organizations.

  • We invite you to partner with us by joining our network of resources. We would like to share information on our website about your organization and the valuable work you do with families and youth.
  • Click on the link below to submit a Community Partner form. On this form, you will be able to provide information about your agency or organization that you want to share with the public.
  • You can include information you feel would be relevant to families, youth and others regarding how you work with or assist families with children and youth with special health care needs.A confirmation email will be sent to you once you are added to the website.

    Click here to register.

F2F Advisory Board

 The purpose for the Michigan Family to Family Advisory Board is to advise and assist the grantee, Michigan Public Health Institute (MPHI) to successfully implement the Michigan Family to Family Health Information Center (MI F2F)). The board is made up of agency and family representatives.  Agency representatives are from agencies or organizations that work with CYSHCN. Family Representatives are parents or guardians of children and youth with special health care needs. Some of our board members are both agency and family representatives.

If you are interested in learning about opportunities to serve on the Advisory Board, please use the “Contact Us” form to let us know.

Our Current Advisory Board Members are:

Jill Angell, Parent to Parent of SW MI
Lonnie Barnett, MDHHS Children’s Special Health Care Services
Jennifer Bigelow-Stambaugh, Deaf-Blind Central Family Support
Candi Bush, Family Center for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs
Devin Doty, At-Large Family Representative
Diane Dugan, Brain Injury Association of Michigan
Joan Ehrhardt, MDHHS Birth Defects and Genetics Program
Bryn Fortune, Early Childhood Investment Corporation
Terri Henrizi, Association for Children’s Mental Health (alternate)
Lisa Huckleberry, Family Center for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (alternate)
Tedra Jackson, Michigan Developmental Disabilities Council (alternate)
Chandra Jones, At-Large Family Representative
Tiffany Kostelec, MDHHS Early On
Teresa Marvin, Department of Health & Human Services
Victoria Meeder, Early On Training and Technical Assistance
Scott Newport, At-Large Family Representative (Chair)
Paula Nowell, At-Large Family Representative
Amy O’Connor, At-Large Family Representative
Hillary Peterson, At-Large Family Representative
Tonya Schroke, At-Large Family Representative
Jane Shank, Association of Children’s Mental Health
Meagan Taulbee, At-Large Family Representative
Tracy Vincent, Michigan Developmental Disabilities Council (alternate)
Brett Williams, Michigan Developmental Disabilities Council
Karen Wisinski, Michigan Hands and Voices