Family Advisory Council Virtual Open House

Join the council and help us create a greater sense of family partnership, engagement & collaboration as we improve treatment for individual. 

  • Learn about the mission and accomplishments of the Family Advisory Council.
  • Hear directly from families about their experiences working the with council.
  • Discover ways you can get involved by lending your voice and experience.

About the Family Advisory Council

The Family Advisory Council is a supportive space where caregivers have a guiding voice and work side by side with agency leaders to set goals to improve care for individuals we serve and their families. This group meets monthly to collaboratively brainstorm and formulate recommendations and strategies to strengthen JRI’s approach to family partnership. We're currently seeking new members!

When: Thursday, February 23, 2023, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM EST

Reserve a spot for event here.


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Rachel has been a part of the JRI team since January, 2000. For over 20 years, Rachel has been working in the field of human services assisting families with accessing and navigating services. Rachel received her Bachelors degree in psychology and Masters Degree in Public Administration from Bridgewater State University. She was promoted in July 2005 to Family Networks Program Director where she closely worked with the Department of Children Families for 10 years ensuring that children and families received the highest quality of individualized services ranging from community based through residential care. Rachel is very dedicated to helping the individuals she works with and is committed to improving the lives of children and families. Rachel’s passion for creative service programming inspires her in her role as JRI Service Navigator.