Allies with Families

Helpful Resources

Empowering you with quality information and techniques.

Allies with Families has devoted extensive time and allocated excellent resources to bring you quality programs for wellness education and training. All of our programs are described in detail below, and upcoming dates are listed for your convenience. All classes provided by Allies with Families are free of charge.

Upcoming Programs and Presentations




    SIBSHOP - SALT LAKE CITY
    in partnership with Salt Lake County Youth Services

    When: Saturday, October 8, 2016, 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    At: Salt Lake County Youth Services, 177 West Price Avenue (3610 South),
    Salt Lake City, UT 84115
    Space is limited, so please use our online registration form HERE to register!
    Registration Required
    Contact Anna for more information (801) 433-2595 or email Anna



    FAMILY RESOURCE FACILITATOR TRAINING

    When: Thursday, October 13, 2016
    At: Utah Department of Human Services, 195 North 1950 West
    Salt Lake City, UT 84116
    Registration Closed



    SIBSHOP - CENTERVILLE
    in partnership with Easy To Love & Matt's Place

    When: Saturday, October 15, 2016, 10:00 a.m. - Noon
    At: Matt's Place (in the Bamburger Professional Office Building)
    190 South Main Street, Centerville, UT 84014
    Space is limited, so please use our online registration form HERE to register!
    (please park on west side of building and enter on north side)
    Registration Required
    Contact Anna for more information (801) 433-2595 or email Anna



    SIBSHOP- OGDEN/RIVERDALE
    in partnership with Easy To Love & Utah Behavior Services

    When: Saturday, November 5, 2016, 10:00 a.m. - Noon
    At: Utah Behavior Services, NEW ADDRESS of 5202 South Freeway Park Drive, Riverdale, UT 84405
    Space is limited, so please use our online registration form HERE to register!
    Registration Required
    Contact Anna for more information (801) 433-2595 or email Anna



    FAMILY RESOURCE FACILITATOR TRAINING

    When: Thursday, November 10, 2016
    At: Wasatch Mental Health, 1165 East 300 North,
    Provo, UT 84606
    Registration Closed



    SIBSHOP - SALT LAKE CITY
    in partnership with Salt Lake County Youth Services

    When: Saturday, November 12, 2016, 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    At: Salt Lake County Youth Services, 177 West Price Avenue (3610 South),
    Salt Lake City, UT 84115
    Space is limited, so please use our online registration form HERE to register!
    Registration Required
    Contact Anna for more information (801) 433-2595 or email Anna



    SIBSHOP - CENTERVILLE
    in partnership with Easy To Love & Matt's Place

    When: Saturday, November 19, 2016, 10:00 a.m. - Noon
    At: Matt's Place (in the Bamburger Professional Office Building)
    190 South Main Street, Centerville, UT 84014
    Space is limited, so please use our online registration form HERE to register!
    (please park on west side of building and enter on north side)
    Registration Required
    Contact Anna for more information (801) 433-2595 or email Anna



    SIBSHOP- OGDEN/RIVERDALE
    in partnership with Easy To Love & Utah Behavior Services

    When: Saturday, December 3, 2016, 10:00 a.m. - Noon
    At: Utah Behavior Services, 5202 South Freeway Park Drive, Riverdale, UT 84405
    Space is limited, so please use our online registration form HERE to register!
    Registration Required
    Contact Anna for more information (801) 433-2595 or email Anna



    FAMILY RESOURCE FACILITATOR TRAINING

    When: Thursday, December 8, 2016
    At: Utah Department of Human Services, 195 North 1950 West
    Salt Lake City, UT 84116
    Registration Closed



    SIBSHOP - SALT LAKE CITY
    in partnership with Salt Lake County Youth Services

    When: Saturday, December 10, 2016, 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    At: Salt Lake County Youth Services, 177 West Price Avenue (3610 South),
    Salt Lake City, UT 84115
    Space is limited, so please use our online registration form HERE to register!
    Registration Required
    Contact Anna for more information (801) 433-2595 or email Anna



    SIBSHOP - CENTERVILLE
    in partnership with Easy To Love & Matt's Place

    When: Saturday, December 17, 2016, 10:00 a.m. - Noon
    At: Matt's Place (in the Bamburger Professional Office Building)
    190 South Main Street, Centerville, UT 84014
    Space is limited, so please use our online registration form HERE to register!
    (please park on west side of building and enter on north side)
    Registration Required
    Contact Anna for more information (801) 433-2595 or email Anna



Program Overview:

Impact of Mental Illness on the Family


Description of the program:
This presentation explores the impact of a child's mental illness from the perspective of a child with mental illness, the parent of a child with mental illness and the brother or sister of a child with mental illness. This interactive presentation is rich with information for anyone who cares about families dealing with these issues.


Program Overview:

Operation Family Together

Do you feel like you need a break? Allies with Families presents Operation Families Together – a fun six-session family program for children with mental health needs, as well as their families. The program is designed to serve every member of a family with fun activities in a supportive group.

Operation Families Together has four separate parts:

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Program Overview:

From Hope to Recovery Education Program©

From Hope to Recovery© is a free educational series for parents and caregivers of children and adolescents with mental health needs.

The program covers issues such as:

The impact of mental illness on the family, sibling support, crisis planning, school services, communication and wellness strategies give real-life, practical tools and resources to help children and families, and more...

From Hope to Recovery© is a four-week series which includes:

From Hope to Recovery Education Program© is a proprietary program, with a copyright held by Allies with Families.

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Program Overview:

Helping Children with Mental Health Needs Succeed in School

School is often a wonderful place where children enjoy spending the largest part of their day. But for children with mental health needs, school can be especially hard. Behaviors and learning problems are often a part of a child’s emotional and mental health needs.

Parents, caregivers, and professionals working with these children often ask questions such as:

This program includes information to help parents and those who work with the school to understand the language of the school system, empowering them to affect change within the system. A basic review is provided of the referral and evaluation processes for school services and support, along with resources and information to help partner with school staff. Activities to brainstorm and match a child’s unique strengths and needs help participants to build an effective school educational plan for a child with mental health needs.

Save the date for one of our upcoming programs.