Would you like to be part of our team? We are currently hiring for Peer to Peer Mentoring. You can download an application at the bottom of this page or stop by our office! Completed applications can be emailed to [email protected] or brought to the office.

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Join us for the Parent Education Classes the second Thursday of each month.
Immanuel Conference Room
6901 N 72nd Street
(lower level of the NE side)
Omaha, Nebraska

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Your donation to Nebraska Family Support Network will ensure that familes in need will be helped in the Omaha area.

Peer to Peer Mentoring

Referred by:

Nebraska Family Collaborative

Peer Mentors:

  • Assist with applying for Access Nebraska.
  • Attend court, family team meetings and school
    meetings with the family.
  • Locate funding for  housing, clothing, transportation, food, utilities and medical needs.
  • Assist with budget.
  • Assist family in establishing  goals.
  • Assist family in locating and completing substance abuse treatment including attending AA and NA
    meeting with family.
  • Advocate for family.
  • Provide transportation to court, family team meetings and court ordered evaluations when needed.
  • Listen and provide an understanding ear.
  • Assist family in planning visitation scheduling.

Family Navigator Program

  • Are available within 24 to 72 hours after a Helpline referral.
  • Assist  family in identifying families strengths.
  • Assist family in setting goals for family.
  • Assist family in identifying existing
  • community-based services.
  • Provide family support.
  • Listen and provide family with understanding ear.

Family Peer Support

Provide peer-to-peer advocacy for families whose youth have
emotional, behavioral, and/or mental health issues .
  • Work with the family to develop strategies to meet their goals.
  • Including school issues, behavior modification, safety plans, care plans and other needs.
  • Goal is to help support the family in whatever way the family determines is needed.

Journey to Success

Empowering youth to achieve their full potential and realize their dreams. Contact Lakeisha Phelps at 402 594-4702 for more information.