UFC offers a Family Leadership Series that consists of four two-day workshop sessions for a group of approximately twenty-five parents and family members. Areas of focus include:
1) affirming the value of families and their power to create change
2) helping families develop a positive vision for their family member
3) strengthening communication, negotiation and advocacy skills
4) enlightening families about the policy-making & legislative process in Massachusetts
There is no charge to attend the Family Leadership Series - lodging and meals are provided, and respite/child care costs and travel costs can be reimbursed.