Knowledge Path on Family to Family Health Information Centers September 2006

The Arc of Illinois Family to Family Health Information and Education Center

Knowledge Path on Family to Family Health Information Centers September 2006

1. National Fact sheets on Family to Family Health Information and Education Centers(F2F)

http://familyvoices.org/pub/general/DataRpt_2005-2006_Final.pdf

(Covers F2Fs operating during 2005 through June 2006) http://familyvoices.org/info/f2fhic.php (from Family Voices National Office)

http://www.medicalhomeinfo.org/tools/F2F.html

American Academy of Pediatrics,National Center for Medical Homes Initiatives for Children with Special Needs Includes updated list of all F2F Centers

2. Federal agency websites with F2F information: HRSA Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB) FY 2007 Budget information re Family to Family Health Information and Education Centers: http://www.hrsa.gov/about/budgetjustification07/Family.htm

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Family-to-Family Health Information and Education Centers page: http://www.cms.hhs.gov/RealChoice/06_FamilytoFamily.asp

Social Security Adminstration: Section 501 of the Social Security Act authorizes F2F Centers:

http://www.ssa.gov/OP_Home/ssact/title05/0501.htm

3. Illinois-specific F2F information Arc of Illinois Family to Family Health Information and Education Center website:  Family to Family Brochure

https://www.familyvoicesillinois.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/Family-to-Family-BrochureFINALz.pdf

4. F2F – national reports Family Voices F2F HIC Data Summary July 2003-June 2004 http://www.familyvoices.org/Information/Funded_f2fhic_July2003-June2004.pdf (reports on F2F Centers funded during this time period, FYI- picture of Arc of IL F2F Center Director, Faye Manaster and her daughter,Maya,on the cover)

Clearinghouse for Community Living Exchange Collaborative: Family to Family Health Connections:

http://www.hcbs.org/theme.php/4/Family%20to%20Family%20Health%20Connections

Innovative Strategies for Strengthening Family to Family Health Information and Education Centers, June 2006 (report on the current CMS- funded centers): http://www.hcbs.org/files/96/4772/F2F_PromPrac.doc

Activities and Accomplishments of the Family to Family Health Information and Education Centers, May 2006 (report on centers funded 2003-04): http://www.hcbs.org/files/91/4526/FTFPaper.htm