What is Parent Navigation?
Parent Navigation is a service that provides support and assistance to families who have children with special needs. The goal of Parent Navigation is to help families navigate the complex landscape of services, resources, and support available for their child’s unique needs. Here are some key aspects of Parent Navigation:
Who Are Parent Navigators?
Parent Navigators are experienced family members of individuals with special needs who are familiar with connecting to resources and support in Alaska. They’ve made the journey and can guide others who may be overwhelmed or less experienced in the process. Many Parent Navigators actively participate in community councils and advisory boards to provide a family perspective as plans and decisions are being made for our community.