Home/Resources/Parents as Partners to Advance Health Equity

Parents as Partners to Advance Health Equity

parents and child say hi on tablet

Participants will learn strategies to center parent and family voices in health equity efforts; better understand how to integrate and sustain parent and family leadership; and hear from parent leaders who are helping to change systems. Participants will also identify strategies they could employ to increase parent and family participation in their work.

Featured speakers:

Alexandra Citrin. Senior Associate, Center for the Study of Social Policy

Juanita Gallion, Capacity Building and Leadership Development Director, Center for the Study of Social Policy

Shadi Houshyar, PhD, Senior Associate, Center for the Study of Social Policy

Heidi Lund, National Advisory Group for Parents' Voices, Safe Babies, ZERO TO THREE

Kimberly Nabarro, Parent Leader, Safe Babies, ZERO TO THREE

The National Infant-Toddler Court Program was made possible through the support of the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an award totaling $8,820,368 with 0 percent financed from non-governmental sources. The contents are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement by, HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. Government. For more information, please visit HRSA.gov.

This content is available only to ZERO TO THREE members.

In addition to outstanding resources like this, ZERO TO THREE membership provides a wide range of valuable benefits and exclusive opportunities to connect with your peers.

Learn More

Related Resources


We need your support now more than ever to ensure all babies have access to the quality care, services and support they need to thrive.