April 29-30, 2024
Partnerships That Assure a Good Life – For Everyone

Partners in Care Summit 2023 was great!

Marriott Legends at Capitol Hill, Prattville
2500 Legends Circle, Prattville, AL 36066  
Registration Information Below

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Join us as we partner together and welcome our guest speakers.

Our Partners in Care Summit, is sponsored by Family Voices of Alabama and the Family to Family Health Information Center, in collaboration with Children's Rehabilitation Service (CRS).  This annual gathering is a great opportunity for learning, networking and interacting with others who care about children with special health care needs and their families!

Monday, April 29th is for family members and self-advocates only. We will open registration at 12:30 pm. The day will close at 5:30.  Dinner will be on your own - a time to network with old and new friends.  

Tuesday, April 30th, is designed for families of children and youth with special health care needs, self advocates, and professionals who partner with them.  The conference will run from 8:00am to 3:15pm.  A light breakfast and lunch will be available on Tuesday

Schedule of Events

Monday, April 29


12:30 – 1:00 Registration
1:00 – 1:30 Welcome and introductions
1:30 – 2:30 Medicaid Waivers in Alabama
2:30 – 2:45 BREAK
2:45 – 3:30 Transition Planning–Personal Story
3:30 – 5:30 Telling Your Story Using Care Maps
  (Dinner on your own)


Tuesday, April 30

7:30-8:00 Exhibitor setup
8:00 – 8:30 Registration and exhibits
8:30 – 8:45 Welcome
8:45 – 10:15 How We Reimagine Quality Together
10:15 – 10:30 BREAK
10:30 – Noon What Do Families Need From Care Providers?
Noon – 12:15 BREAK – Pick up boxed lunch
12:15 – 1:15 Plans for the Five-Year Needs Assessment
1:15 – 1:30 BREAK
1:30 – 3:00 Taking on the Challenge of Focusing on Quality of Life
3:00 – 3:15 Closing remarks


Summit participants will:

• Strengthen networks with other families and care professionals
• Discuss current challenges to developing quality systems of care for CYSHCN and their families in Alabama
• Develop strategies to strengthen partnerships between families and professionals, ultimately leading to improved outcomes for CYSHCN
• Gain skills and learn strategies to enhance leadership within organizations and communities

Hotel accommodations:

A small block of rooms has been reserved by Family Voices for families attending the summit. (See back page of PDF registration form.) All other attendees should make their own hotel arrangements.

Please contact Mattisa Moorer at 1-877-771-3862 as soon as possible to reserve your room.


Online Registration
2024 Eventbrite Registration

Registration deadline is April 17th! 

Mail Registration
Complete Registration Form (pdf)
2024 Partners in Care Registration Form
Make checks payable to
Family Voices of Alabama
and mail to:
Family Voices of Alabama
2633 Spring Lakes Crossing
Opelika AL 36801

The health and safety of conference attendees and their families is important to us. For this reason, we ask that participants who are not feeling well or who are in the household with someone who is sick to please consider taking safety precautions.

*Children’s Rehabilitation Service is approved as a provider of continuing education in nursing (#ABNP0038) by the Alabama Board of Nursing through March 30, 2025, and a provider of continuing education in social work by the Alabama State Board of Social Work Examiners, Provider #0204. Both social work and nursing CEUs have been applied for.


The staff of Family Voices of Alabama
#fvalPIC #F2FHIC #PartnersInCare #CoronavirusUpdate #COVID19

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Sponsored in collaboration with Children’s Rehabilitation Service and the State Implementation Grant for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN)


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Partnerships That Assure a Good Life
– For Everyone

in collaboration with
Children’s Rehabilitation Service (CRS)
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Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
You may call 1-877-771-3862; please leave a message including your phone number and email, and we will get back to you.

 What is the refund policy?

Refunds may be requested up to April 10, 2023

Is there a charge for parking?

No, free parking is available at the conference center.

What is the attire for the conference?

Professional/casual attire is fine.  Please bring a jacket if you tend to get cold in meeting rooms.

Will CEUs be offered?

Yes, CEUs have been applied for, for both nurses and social workers.  Certificates of attendance will also be available for other disciplines.

How can family members/youth request a scholarship?

We ask that each family member pay the $25 Registration Fee, however, reimbursement for mileage and/or assistance with childcare costs is available. No onsite childcare is available.  

Also, for those living outside the conference area, limited scholarships are offered on a first come/first served basis for hotel accomodations.  Attendance at all sessions on both days of the conference will be required.

PLEASE CONTACT Mattisa Moorer, Family Resource Specialist with Family Voices of AL at kwsmom@gmail.com or Susan Colburn at susancolburn@gmail.com to request/confirm a hotel scholarship and room reservation.

 Will meals be provided?

 Dinner will be "On Your Own" Monday night. A light breakfast and lunch will be available on Tuesday.

What about hotel accomodations for other attendees?
Please contact the
Marriott Legends
Courtyard by Marriott
Holiday Inn Express & Suites
(334.290.2970) or
Hampton Inn & Suites
(334.285.6767) and
inquire about their government rate.


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