Family Section

3rd Annual ND Autism Spectrum Disorders Conference - October 26-28, 2016

Family Advisory Council

Children's Special Health Services supports a nine member Family Advisory Council that meets four times each year. This council is the primary way that CSHS assures family involvement in program and policy. Families advise staff about services for children with special health care needs and their families.

Family Advisory Council Minutes

Family Handbook


Family Information and Support Services

CSHS funds two service contracts that support information, training, and support activities on behalf of families. Information is available through the following links:



Family Newsletters

Family Matters April 2015 (684kb pdf) Family Matters Newsletter
Family Matters August 2014 (216kb pdf) Family Matters Newsletter
Family Matters December 2013 (600kb pdf) Family Matters Newsletter
Family Matters April-May 2013 (543kb pdf) Family Matters Newsletter


Training Opportunities


For more information, please contact Children's Special Health Services at:

Children's Special Health Services
North Dakota Department of Health
600 East Boulevard Avenue, Dept. 301
Bismarck, ND 58505-0200
Phone: 701.328.2436
Toll Free: 800.755.2714
TTY: 800.366.6888
Fax: 701.328.1645