Tagged with advocacy

Family Voices Colorado has Moved!

Family Voices has moved to a new address in the Denver Tech Center!  We regret we cannot accept walk-ins at this time, so please call to schedule an appointment with a Family or Hospital Navigator! Local: 303.733.3000 Toll free: 800-881-8272 Family Voices Colorado 7323 S. Alton Way, Unit A Centennial, CO 80112  

Staff Spotlight: Suzette Elledge

Staff Spotlight: Suzette Elledge

Suzette Elledge is the Program Manager for Health Coverage, formerly responsible for coordinating the Medical Home Certification program, moving into a role overseeing Family Voices’ involvement with the new health insurance marketplace, Connect for Health Colorado. Although her employment with Family Voices Colorado (FVC) began in 2009, she first got involved with us some 12 years ago, when her two sons, Jacob and Joshua, were diagnosed with autism. Continue reading

The importance of advocacy: Call for stories

The importance of advocacy: Call for stories

Family Voices National is partnering with Genetic Alliance and Parent to Parent USA (P2P) to collect resources that will support individuals who wish to act as advocates on behalf of themselves, their families, or others. We are developing an online toolkit and would like to include a personal story that demonstrates the importance of advocacy in each of several topic areas. Continue reading