Session Track

Improving Systems to Support Young Children

Experience Level


Session Time

June 16

The Nebraska Family Helpline has been serving parents and families for over 10 years. Join us for a discussion of how the Helpline is a resource to parents of young children, the benefits of peer support through Family Navigation, and an exploration of the system of services available to parents and their young children. Through this discussion, participants will gain an understanding of the types of calls the Nebraska Family Helpline receives from parents and families and how, as helpers, participants can connect families to the Helpline for resources, services, and support.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:
1. distinguish the purpose and role of the Nebraska Family Helpline in supporting families with youth children
2. recognize the needs of families with young children and how they can be met through utilizing the Nebraska Family Helpline
3. explain and coach parents with young children how to access support through the Nebraska Family Helpline

Intended Audience

Any professional who serves children and families in Nebraska.

11:05am to 12:15pm