Coalition for Families is a collaborative program that brings together services for at-risk, multi-system involved children, youth and families.
We offer the folllowing for families of Garfield County:
*Resource and Referrals: Referrer and family are connect to agencies that can provide resources to meet specific family needs.
*Facilitated Family Meetings: Youth and their family come together with school staff and/or youth serving agencies to identify strengths and needs and create a collaborative plan for the family.
*High Fidelity Wraparound: High-fidelity Wraparound is an evidence-based process for moving system-involved children, youth and families with serious behavioral and mental health challenges, toward independence and success.
*Parent and Youth Support Groups: We offer informal and confidential Parent and Youth Support groups where parents and their children can connect with others experiencing similar challenges.
Vision: Garfield County families are self-reliant and contribute to a healthy community.
Mission: To support children, youth and families in our diverse community through robust collaboration and integrated services.
We believe in…
◾Enhancing our diverse community by providing a seamless system of care.
◾Promoting multi-systemic prevention, early identification and intervention.
◾Supporting programs that are evidence-based, outcome driven and sustainable.
◾Engaging families by supporting their goals.
We do our work through…
◾Collaborating to ensure effective problem solving, decision-making and service delivery.
◾Sharing authority, responsibility and accountability.
◾Creating mutually beneficial relationships.