P2P USA Earned a Gold Seal of Transparency

Parent to Parent USA just earned a Gold Seal by adding information to our Nonprofit Profile on GuideStar. We’re shining a spotlight on the difference we help make in the world. Now you can find in-depth information about our goals, strategies, capabilities, and progress. Check out our profile at https://www.guidestar.org/profile/20-3854211!

Annual Survey Findings Released

Every year, Parent to Parent USA conducts a survey of its Alliance Member organizations to learn more about the programs and services they provide. We collect data about each organization, how they are funded and staffed, Referral and Match statistics, training methods, and materials they have to share. This information is made available to Alliance Members, P2P Partners, and emerging … Read More

Join us for Giving Tuesday!

Join Parent to Parent USA for Giving Tuesday on December 1, 2020, and help us make sure that no parent feels alone. Ever. 2020 has been a year like no other. Parents of individuals with disabilities or special needs are experiencing significantly higher caregiver burden, depression, anxiety, and stress. This Giving Tuesday, you can help us ensure that all parents … Read More

P2P USA Shares Self-Care Strategies

Self-Care Live Chat Screenshot

P2P USA’s Marsha Quinn recently participated in Parenting Special Needs Magazine‘s live family chat: Prioritizing Self-Care. Click here to watch the recording on Facebook!

Financial and Estate Planning for Children With Special Needs

Parenting children with special needs comes with increased financial responsibilities. Mary Castro Summers, Past President of the Parent to Parent USA Board of Directors, contributed her expertise to this guide to financial and estate planning for families of children with special needs. Click here to view the article on MoneyGeek.com.

COVID-19 and Life Crises: Eviction During a Pandemic

The COVID emergency presents very real challenges for us all, but our loved ones with disabilities are at higher risk. Janice Fitzgerald, former President of the Parent to Parent USA Board of Directors, shares her family’s recent experience when her son, John, received a very unexpected eviction notice. Click here to read her article.

New Task Force on Racial and Social Injustice

Parent to Parent USA has formed a task force to examine racial and social injustice. Parent to Parent USA acknowledges that there are systemic injustices facing Black families in our country, and is committed to working to reduce those injustices, especially for Black families of loved ones with disabilities or other special health care needs. We see you. We hear … Read More

P2P USA featured in AMCHP Pulse!

Parent to Parent USA is featured in the March/April 2020 AMCHP Pulse. Click here to read the article: Let’s Find the “Magic in the Match”!

Supported Decision-Making & Alternatives to Guardianship

Parent to Parent USA encourages families to explore alternatives to guardianship. All people have the right to make decisions, and we urge parents to learn and explore options to ensure a person’s wishes are honored. Parent to Parent USA has gathered this list of resources on Supported Decision-Making and alternatives to guardianship. Parent to Parent USA provides external links for … Read More