Family Advocacy

At Trailblazers Academy, every student is assigned a Family Advocate when he/she begins her educational journey at the school.

What does Family Advocacy promote?

  • Services and supports based on family-identified needs and strengths
  • Equal partnerships with families in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of services
  • Family involvement in all aspects of a child’s care
    • What do Family Advocates provide?

      • Wrap-around services for families including assistance with referrals to community resources
      • Support transitioning into post-secondary services
      • Assistance with a child’s educational process
      • Services in the home or community to ensure full participation by all family members
      • Assistance for family members to be equal partners in all levels of assessment, planning, and implementation of services for their children
        • What skills do Family Advocates teach?

          • Social and emotional skill instruction
          • Anger management skill development
          • Behavior management strategies
          • Conflict resolution
          • Mediation
          • Healthy relationship-building techniques

Family Advocacy News & Events

What is Boy's Council? Click here to read more.

What is Girl's Circle? Click here to read more.

To learn more about our family advocacy program
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