FSIO is a small, non-profit organization governed by an active Board of professionals who have knowledge and expertise about both the needs of young families and the professionals that work with them. FSIO acts as a resource and a conduit for the dissemination of current information, in addition to providing professional development opportunities, including workshops, conferences, and a quarterly newsletter. Equally important, FSIO seeks to advocate for family support services and to actively inform and influence policy developments and discussions at all levels of government.