Do you get constant calls from the school?

Is your child anxious or depressed?

Does your child have trouble sitting still or doing what people ask?


Are you worried about your child's use of

drugs or alcohol?

We understand.

We are families just like you, raising children or young adults with social, emotional, behavior, mental health challenges, or substance use disorders.




We support each other

Talk to another parent who has been in your shoes

Find information and resources

Learn ways to support your child or young adult (to age 26)





We work together to make things better for our children

We survey families across the state to find out what they think will most help their children

We represent families interests at town halls and community meetings

We help legislators and other policymakers understand what our children and young adults need





We advocate with you to get what you want for your child and

young adult. We can help you:

  • Understand your family's rights at schools and other services

  • Prepare for meetings to represent your child's interests

  • Participate in stakeholder events such as sharing your voice at town halls and in legislator meetings

  • Take an active leadership role in your community on committees and boards

  • Create a support group or family-run organization

Learning Lab

Be Supported

Join the Alliance

Share Your Story

PA Parent and Family Alliance

is a state-wide program of the

Allegheny Family Network

EIN 20-2080261


We are grateful for the financial support from SAMHSA and the PA Care Partnership, 


425 N Craig St. Suite 500

Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Parent Support Line 888-273-2361 

Business Tel: 412-438-6129