Events

TxFVN Leaders Awarded 2021 Torch Awards

This past week, two of our Texas Family Voice Network Leaders, Julie Bourne and Verlyn Johnson, were recognized at the Central Texas African American Family Support Conference with awards from the 2021 Richard E. Hopkins "Torch Awards". The Richard E. Hopkins “Torch Awards” acknowledge individuals dedicated to improving the quality of life for African Americans… Continue reading TxFVN Leaders Awarded 2021 Torch Awards

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Texas Family Voice Network headlines first meeting of Texas HHSC’s Behavioral Health Equity Series

Staff from the Texas Health and Human Services Commission teamed up with the Texas Family Voice Network to create a panel discussion about the inclusion of family advocates in state decisions for the first installment in the HHSC’s Behavioral Health All-Staff Equity Series.Pictured left to right:Veronica Martinez (Manager, Texas Mental Health Services Unit)Verlyn Johnson (TxFVN)Courtney… Continue reading Texas Family Voice Network headlines first meeting of Texas HHSC’s Behavioral Health Equity Series

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TxFVN family leaders speak at Texas Parent to Parent Conference

On June 16–17, families gathered at the 2017  Texas Parent to Parent Conference. Texas Family Voice Network was privileged to have several family leaders present on their journeys through mental health and leadership. What a great experience! Thanks Sherry Santa, Nidia Heston, Valencia Shealyn Olvera-Gensollen ,Rebecca Marquez, Christianna Rhoads, Sandra Pinon and Barbara Granger. https://www.facebook.com/TxFVN/photos/a.1049045048474039.1073741828.226719827373236/1538398282872044/?type=3&theater