To build a network of information and support for families across Maryland, and improve services for children with mental health needs and their families. Provides the following services: 1. One-to- one information, support and advocacy to families caring for a child with mental health needs; 2. Monthly electronic newsletter; 3. Support groups; and 4. Various conferences and training sessions are offered throughout the year. Central office listed above, with regional offices located throughout the state. Open to any caregiver of a child with behavioral health needs. No fees are charged. Serves children with mental health issues from birth to age 18, or up to their 22nd birthday, if in special education.