Through parent-to-parent sharing of experiences and knowledge, G.E.A.R. Parent Network empowers parents of children with behavioral health needs to build on their family’s strengths and to advocate for their family’s needs.

Support by phone at 1-800-264-9224

Join us for our annual conference on March 14th

Come and learn about parent and youth peer supports and how you can benefit from receiving these free services available in our state! Also learn how parents and youth can become peer mentors themselves. Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.

This is a free conference for parents, grandparents and caregivers of children/youth with special healthcare or behavioral health concerns, and their youth age 13+.

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G.E.A.R. Parent Network Offers Three Surveys for Caregivers of Children with Behavioral Health Concerns

The Family/Caregiver Survey asks you to Identify the immediate and long term effects of caregiver strain as well as what would reduce strain and improve health and well being
Help G.E.A.R. Parent Network inform the system of care to better understand the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) that families have been exposed to. This information will also help us provide future educational workshops, awareness and prevention of ACEs 
The Parent/Caregiver Support Needs Assessment assists our program in tailoring which types of support groups, workshops and/or activities you may be interested in attending

Support by phone at 1-800-264-9224

We are parents helping each other; we offer unconditional support – no blame, no shame and no judgment. We want you to know that you are not alone.