Coronavirus COVID-19 Closure
In an effort to do our part in helping eliminate the COVID-19 Virus, Northshore Families Helping Families office will be closed to the public and all guests until further notice. Families needing assistance are welcome to call our office at (985) 875-0511 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
TO PROVIDE THE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES THE SERVICES, INFORMATION; RESOURCES AND SUPPORT TO ENHANCE THEIR INDEPENDENCE, PRODUCTIVITY AND INCLUSION WITHIN OUR COMMUNITIES.
About Northshore Families Helping Families
Northshore Families Helping Families is a 501c3 nonprofit established under the guidance of Act 378 of 1989. NFHF is the only family resource center for individuals with disabilities on the Northshore. We give parents of children with disabilities knowledge, support and confidence by providing peer-to-peer support, information; referrals to disability resources and education and training.
We give PARENTS knowledge, support and confidence.
We connect ADULTS with disabilities to vital resources.
We support PROFESSIONALS who serve individuals with disabilities.
We support YOUTH to become self-advocates.
We educate LEGISLATORS on the needs of individuals with disabilities.
Workshops are coordinated and presented on topics relevant to the issues facing persons with disabilities and their families. Newsletters sent quarterly via email contain; numerous articles, future workshop schedules and other pertinent information.
Our Family to Family Support Program helps families through difficult times and also share the joy’s of our children’s ABILITIES. NFHF links families with similar experiences together in-order to provide emotional support, specific information and guidance.
FAMILIES HELPING FAMILIES