Road Map Series

Strategic Thinking Made Simple.

Family Road Map Institute believes that navigating systems such as health care, insurance, or education should not be overwhelming.  The Road Map series breaks down the confusion for families and young adults!

Our Road Map series uses our simple, step-by-step Guiding Star method that teaches families and young adults to strategically think about their big, messy situations. Then, they can break down problems into manageable parts. Knowing where to start makes all of the difference!


Family Road Map: A Step-By-Step Guide to Navigating Health, Education, and Insurance Services for Families With Special Needs. Click here to learn more and see a preview of the Guide!

Young Adult Road Map: A Step-By-Step Guide to Navigating Wellness, Independent Living, and Transition Services for People in Their Teens and Twenties. Click here to learn more and see a preview of the Guide!

Family Road Map and Young Adult Road Map are considered “research-based” curricula because it is structured upon the evidence base of family engagement research, which indicates that families can become empowered to participate in their own treatment decisions when they develop knowledge and skills for navigating systems and communicating effectively with providers.