Laurie Mulvey

Founding Member, Board of Directors

Laurie Mulvey has been on the Board of Directors of Allegheny Family Network since its inception in 2005.  She served as Board President from 2008-2012. Laurie is also on the Community Board of Community Care Behavioral Health Organization, a health insurance company that has been helping people throughout Pennsylvania recover from mental health conditions and addiction for more than 20 years.  As a family member supporting the growth and development of sons and grandsons with special needs, Laurie has been an active advocate for family voices to be engaged in designing, implementing, and improving services at all levels.   


Professionally, Laurie Mulvey, MSW, retired in 2017 from the University of Pittsburgh Office of Child Development after 28 years as the Director of Service Demonstrations.  In that role, she helped identify issues challenging children and families in Allegheny County and helped agencies design and implement effective services and strategies to help families thrive and grow.   


Laurie is extremely proud of AFN and its many achievements! 

Allegheny Family Network



CHATLine offers a well trained and experienced Family Support Partner with personal experience raising a child with behavioral issues who can help with connections to community services, negotiating different systems, or emotional support.  The families can also call to request a face to face one on one Family Support Partner through the CHATLine.


* CHATLine hours of operation are 9:00 am—4:30 pm Monday through Friday.  Calls received after hours will have the option of leaving a message and will receive a call back on the next business day. 

* This CHATLine is not a crisis line.  The CHATLine is a support line and referral service.  In the event of a crisis—AFN staff will refer callers to emergency support services such as 911 or Resolve Crisis Network. 

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Family Advocacy, Mental Health, Children