We give families the tools they need to be more confident raising their child with special healthcare needs.

Family Support Network

Of Southern Piedmont

Support Groups:

NICU Parent-to-Parent: for families with infants in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Atrium Health—Cabarrus and parents of “graduate” infants previously in the NICU.  Offering weekly parent meetings.  For more information, please contact Kelly Powers at kpowers@fsnsp.org or 704-773-9394.

Sibshops: Just for boys and girls 3rd-8th grades who have a brother or sister with special needs.  Monthly meetings during the school year. 

Angeles de Esperanza:  Support group for Spanish speaking families of children with special needs.  Meets monthly.  For more information, please contact Magnolia Aguilar (704) 493-9339  or Teresa Harris (704) 425-3967

For more information or help in finding other support groups, please call us at   980-522-8740.

Social Events:

Cookies with Santa: Annual holiday event where kids get their pictures taken with Santa, decorate cookies and ornament, etc.   

Summer Cookout: Annual summer event for families of kids with special needs