Parent Resource Coordinators

Parent Resource Coordinators (PRCs)

PRCs are parents of children with disabilities and/or complex health needs who have specific training to provide parent-to-parent support and help you connect to resources you may need.

Parent Resource Coordinators can help with


Early Intervention Services:
Refer and connect families to the Early Development Network

Insurance: Assist with Nebraska Medicaid, Medicaid Waiver programs, private insurance and appeals

Parent Education: Host support groups/workshops, plan special family events, and coordinate activities program

Eligibility: Identify programs that help meet family needs such as WIC (nutritional program for Women, Infants and Children), childcare, respite and other social services

Basic Needs: Provide resources for housing, utilities, food, medicine and recreational activities

Youth Transition: Guide families through applications with SSI, Developmental Disability Services, Medicaid and guardianship


Meet the Team

Parent Resource Coordinators

 
Sarah Swanson, MPH 

Sarah Swanson, MPH

Program Manager, Family Care Enhancement Program (FCEP)
Community and Family Resource Specialist
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Rachelle Main

Rachelle Main, MSW, MPA
FCEP Training Coordinator
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Josetta Bright 

Josette Bright
Parent Resource Coordinator
Bluestem Health
Lincoln, Nebraska
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Rhonda Haitz, BS, HS-BCP 

Rhonda Haitz, BS, HS-BCP
Parent Resource Coordinator
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Jennifer Hansen 

Jennifer Hansen, BS
Parent Resource Coordinator
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Michelle McPeck 

Michelle Kelly, BS
Parent Resource Coordinator
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Megan 

Megan Kleensang
Parent Resource Coordinator
Midtown Health Center
Norfolk, Nebraska
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Jessica Gutierrez, BS, CPH 

Jessica Gutierrez, BS, CPH
Parent Resource Coordinator
Bilingual: English, Spanish
Boys Town Pediatrics
Omaha, Nebraska
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Judy Hartmann
Parent Resource Coordinator
Independence Rising
Scottsbluff, Nebraska

Welcome to the Team!

Candi Koenig 

Candi Koenig
Parent Resource Coordinator
Children's Physicians
Kearney, Nebraska
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Renee Mcmahon 

Renee McMahon
Parent Resource Coordinator
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Tinisha Poitier 

Tinisha Poitier
Parent Resource Coordinator
Bilingual: English, Spanish
OneWorld Community Health Center
Omaha, Nebraska
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Graciela Sharif
Parent Resource Coordinator
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