The next KPFC Kentucky Family Leadership Academy will be held ton the weekend of September 26th -27th, 2019 in Frankfort, KY.
This training is a prerequisite to attending the Family or Youth Peer Support Core Competency Training.
The Leadership Academy is for:
- Parents/primary caregivers of children birth to twenty-six years old with emotional/social delays or behavioral health disabilities, AND
- Young adults (16-24 years old) that have a behavioral health disabilities. These transitional age youth must be at least 16 years old and be able to participate in the group process.
- Providers or agency partners that understand and support the “family-driven and youth-guided System of Care” and want to assist KPFC in moving forward in this effort.
- Any eligible family member or transition age young adult (18 - 35 years old) with lived experience who is interested in becoming a certified Kentucky Family Peer Support Specialist or a Kentucky Youth Peer Support Specialist.
(IMPORTANT: All young adults under 18, or who are over 18 and have a guardian, must have a parent or guardian that will attend the conference with them.)