SUPPORT AND RESOURCES
Here to Help You Thrive.
Parenthood is an incredible life experience—and potentially isolating and frustrating. Encompass offers support and resources to parents in our community to assist you in connecting with other local parents and to better bond with spouses and your children by helping you manage stress and anger, improve communication skills, develop realistic expectations of their children and use positive discipline when dealing with challenging behaviors.
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Join us on the 3rd Tuesday of the month (Sept-May) to be welcomed, informed and inspired on your journey as a mom. Mothers of all ages welcome! Click here for more information.
Our support group for parents and caregivers of children with special needs gathers monthly to share information regarding resources and, most important and camaraderie. Contact Marsha Quinn.
The Kinship Care Support Program
Kinship Care provides emotional and moral support to grandparents and other relatives raising grandchildren as well as assistance with accessing services. Call Laura Lewis at 425.888.2777.
The CHERISH Foster Program
The CHildren Encouraged by Relationships In Secure Homes (CHERISH™) program is an in -home early intervention service addressing trauma -exposed foster children’s attachment and adjustment needs. Click here for more information. Contact us at 425.888.3347.
The Parent-Child Home Program
Our community benefits from the Parent-Child Home Program because it successfully bridges the achievement gap for families challenged by poverty, limited educational opportunities and language and literacy barriers. Contact Lynne Creed at 425.888.3347 ext. 2316.
Sibshops provide brothers and sisters of kids with special needs with peer support, guidance and information in a lively, recreational setting. Click here for more information.