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2014 Annual Conference Details

by kburdo on February 5, 2014

Vermont Family Network 2014 Annual Conference “The Power Of Our Stories” Date: Tuesday, April 1, 2014 Time: 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Location: Hilton Burlington 60 Battery Street, Burlington, VT 05401 Keynote Speaker: Robert Rummel-Hudson is an author and advocate whose 2008 memoir, Schuyler’s Monster: A Father’s Journey with His Wordless Daughter (St. Martin’s Press), told […]

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VFN Welcomes Three New Board Members

by jmorton on October 3, 2013

NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 3, 2013 Contact: Jeff Morton Director of Development & Marketing Vermont Family Network (802) 876-5315, ext. 248 Jeff.Morton@vtfn.org     Vermont Family Network Welcomes Three New Board Members  Vermont Family Network welcomed three new members to its Board of Directors in September. These individuals all have a variety of backgrounds […]

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New Additions on Autism in VFN Lending Library

by Martha Frank on September 19, 2013

VFN has a great lending library that offers resources on disabilities, education and health. Vermont Family Network is pleased to announce a variety of resources newly added on the topic of Autism for our lending library. These new resources include books and DVDs that range from topics on early childhood, new diagnosis, autism handbooks, autism […]

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Melinda Moulton is the CEO and a Co-Founder of Main Street Landing in Burlington. For more than 3 decades, she and her business partner, Lisa Steele, have devoted their careers to the redevelopment of Burlington’s Waterfront. Main Street Landing is committed to an environmentally friendly and socially responsible mission. As a community-oriented business woman who […]

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VFN Welcomes New Board Members

by jmorton on June 17, 2013

NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  June 17, 2013 Contact: Jeff Morton Director of Development & Marketing Vermont Family Network (802) 876-5315, ext. 248 Jeff.Morton@vtfn.org Vermont Family Network Welcomes Two New Board Members Individuals reside in Williston Vermont Family Network (VFN) welcomed two new members to its Board of Directors during the organization’s Annual Meeting on June […]

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Local Restaurants Support VFN

by jmorton on April 5, 2013

NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 1, 2013 Contact: Jeff Morton Director of Development & Marketing Vermont Family Network (802) 876-5315, ext. 248 Jeff.Morton@vtfn.org Local Restaurants Support Vermont Family Network Restaurateurs Present $1,445.00 Check to Non-Profit Organization Vermont Family Network was recently presented with a check for $1,445.00 by area restaurants that participated in the organization’s […]

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Mark your calendars! Our 2nd Annual Kickball Tournament is scheduled for Saturday, July 27th at the Essex Tree Farm Recreational Fields. All proceeds will benefit Vermont Family Network and will support our work with children and families. Sign up as an individual or get an entire team to enter! The cost to participate is $30 […]

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VFN Welcomes New Board Members

by jmorton on February 26, 2013

NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  February 26, 2013 Contact: Jeff Morton Director of Development & Marketing Vermont Family Network (802) 876-5315, ext. 248 Jeff.Morton@vtfn.org Vermont Family Network Welcomes New Board Members Individuals reside in Burlington and South Burlington Vermont Family Network (VFN) is pleased to welcome two new members to its Board of Directors. These individuals […]

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2013 Annual Conference Details

by jmorton on October 22, 2012

Vermont Family Network 2013 Annual Conference “Transforming Hope into Action” Date: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 Time: 8 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Location: Hilton Burlington 60 Battery Street, Burlington, VT 05401 Keynote Speaker: Laura Basili, Ph.D. is a clinical psychologist whose therapeutic work focuses on how children, families, and helping professionals make meaning of adversity, illness, […]

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CSHN Financial Assistance Information

by jmorton on October 1, 2012

(Updated 9/11/12) Frequently Asked Questions on CSHN Administrative Rule Q: We have not received financial assistance from CSHN at all (or in several years), so why did we get the letter telling us about these changes? A: We sent the letter to all families who have completed a CSHN application for Financial Assistance just to […]

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New Info on CSHN Administrative Rule

by admin on September 26, 2012

Vermont Department of Health The Vermont Department of Health (VDH) filed a proposed amendment to its Cost-Sharing Rule with the Vermont Secretary of State on August 22, 2012. The proposed amendment changes the eligibility requirements and procedures for Children with Special Health Needs (CSHN) Financial Assistance for Respite and, until December 31, 2013, CSHN Transitional […]

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VFN to Show Wretches & Jabberers

by jmorton on September 25, 2012

NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 25, 2012 Contact: Jeff Morton Director of Development & Communications Vermont Family Network (802) 876-5315, ext. 248 Jeff.Morton@vtfn.org Vermont Family Network to Show Wretches & Jabberers at Main Street Landing Film Highlights the Journey of Two Men with Autism Who Embark on a Global Quest to Change Attitudes about Disability […]

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Burlington Ensemble Supports VFN!

by admin on September 5, 2012

Burlington Ensemble Performances with a Mission to Support Local Non-Profits! Check out Burlington Ensemble’s 90/10 Series. By purchasing tickets to the concert on Saturday, September 15, 7:30pm, at College Street Congregational Church in Burlington, you are directly supporting Vermont Family Network and several other area non-profit organizations! The concert features New York City based pianist […]

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Remembering Hurricane Irene

by admin on August 29, 2012

From the American Red Cross: The American Red Cross today launched its official Hurricane App, putting lifesaving information right in the hands of people who live in or who visit hurricane prone areas. This free app is the second in a series to be created by the American Red Cross, the nation’s leader in emergency […]

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