The Alliance is a group of family, agency, and young adult representatives passionate about sharing stories and creating policy level change for children and youth with unique challenges and their families. Click here to learn more and become a member today!
The ACYUC Leadership Team is elected every 2 years. They are responsible for guiding the strategic direction of the Alliance with input from all members.
Current Leadership Team:
Paulina Serna, Family Representative, Chairperson
Bonnie Carroll, Family Representative, Vice-Chairperson
Charlena Munoz, Agency Representative, Secretary
Lillian Armstrong, Agency Representative, Member at Large
Elizabeth Holmes, Agency Representative, Member at Large
Who We Serve
We focus on policy change efforts that impact children and youth with unique challenges and their families. Children and youth with unique challenges are age birth to 26 and have an ongoing condition and/or disability. This includes, but is not limited to:
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Fragile X Syndrome
Life Threatening Allergy
Vision or Hearing Impairment
Children and young adults with unique challenges frequently need or use care that most children don't, including: