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During business hours our line is answered by a Parent Specialist. A Parent Specialist is a professional Information and Referral Specialist who is also the parent of a child with special needs. This unique position leads to an understanding of services both from the provider and the consumer standpoint which enables us to better serve our callers.
Call or chat with a Parent Specialist Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
A Navigation Guide for Wisconsin Families Who Have Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs and Disabilities
Wondering what services related to autism are available in your area? View our statewide directory
View a "snapshot" of services for children and youth with mental health needs in your area including information regarding counseling services, mental health crisis services, psychiatrists, and mental health education for families.
Wisconsin has five Regional Centers for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs throughout the state. These Regional Centers were developed to serve as resources to families to assist in connecting with services, accessing benefits, advocating with the school system, and connecting with other local parents for support.
These fact sheets help guide Wisconsin families who have a child with behavioral health challenges as they look for services for their child.
An Information and Referral Specialist can help you find resources. Chat is available Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.