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Share your story about struggles with financing your child's health care!

The Catalyst Center is a national center funded by the US Department of Health and Human Services dedicated to improving health care coverage and financing for children and youth with special healthcare needs and disabilities.  They are looking for stories from families that help illustrate the special challenges faced by families of color, immigrants and families from diverse cultural backgrounds, families who speak languages other than English, have limited income, or whose children have physical, mental, behavioral, or emotional needs that greatly impact their ability to do things the same way as other children their age.  They intend to include these family stories in written materials that can be printed and posted on their website and sent to policymakers, health care providers, family leaders, advocates, legislators and other interested parties. They also may use the information to publish research on outreach strategies to reduce inequities among CYSHCN. Neither your child’s nor your family’s identifying information will be used without your permission.  So share your story!  Go to for more information.