FAPT Parent Representatives Needed!!
The Charlottesville Family Assessment and Planning Team (FAPT) is looking for individuals to serve as parent representatives. Parent Representatives attend a weekly meeting regarding service planning and funding authorization for children and families served by the Comprehensive Services Act (CSA).
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About the Family Assessment and Planning Team
The Family Assessment and Planning Team (FAPT), in accordance with the Code of Virginia, § 2.2-2648, shall ensure the Child Specific Team assesses the strengths and needs of troubled youths and families who are approved for referral to the team and identify and determine the complement of services required to meet those needs. Members are appointed by the Community Policy and Management Team. The FAPT includes a representative from the following agencies: Department of Social Services, Public Schools, Community Services Board, and Court Services Unit. The team also includes a parent representative and private provider representative.
The Charlottesville and Albemarle CSA programs are predicated on the use of Child Specific Teams that meet to discuss service planning and progress for a youth and/or family. These teams consist of the youth, family members, natural supports, agency case manager, community agency members, service providers, guardian ad litem, etc. The composition of the child specific team may vary from youth to youth.
The City of Charlottesville and Albemarle County hold separate FAPT meetings consisting of members representing agencies from each locality.
Charlottesville City FAPT Members:
- Jim Gross/Julia Weissman, Chairs, Community Attention
- Martha Carroll, 16th District Court Services Unit
Amy Huml/Ellen Krag, Region Ten Community Services Board
Doris Moore/David Vito, Charlottesville Department of Social Services
- Pat Crane, Charlottesville City Schools
- Lisa Cooley, Private Provider Representative
Charlottesville City CSA Coordinator/FAPT Scheduler: Katie Ralston, firstname.lastname@example.org, phone: (434) 970-3691, Charlottesville Department of Social Services, P.O. Box 911, Charlottesville, VA 22902
The FAPT meeting for Charlottesville City citizens meets every Friday at 9:00a.m. This meeting is not open to the public.
Albemarle County FAPT Members:
- Christa Galleo, Chair, 16th District Court Services Unit
- Tim Breedlove, Albemarle County Schools
Crystal Lantz, Region Ten Community Services Board
Sarah McDonald/Bill Lieb, Albemarle Department of Social Services
Garrett Jones/Lindsey Munson, Community Attention
Cheryl Parks, Parent Representative
Kelly Greer, Private Provider Representative