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Read about what is happening in kinship and learn about kinship support groups. June Newsletter

Kinship Newsletter

Read about what is happening in kinship and learn about kinship support groups. June Newsletter

FESS trainings, support groups and resource remain available. Most of our services are able to be accessed virtually. Have questions? Call 360-754-7629- we are here for you.

FESS Trainings, Support Groups and Resources

FESS trainings, support groups and resource remain available. Most of our services are able to be accessed virtually. Have questions? Call 360-754-7629- we are here for you.

need help now? Family Education & Support Services is committed to providing the quality evidence based parenting information, ideas, training and  resources. However, sometimes parents find themselves in situations where […]

Parent Help Line – Need help now?

need help now? Family Education & Support Services is committed to providing the quality evidence based parenting information, ideas, training and  resources. However, sometimes parents find themselves in situations where […]

Family Education & Support Services is partnering with community partners to meet the basic needs of the families in our community. “The most vulnerable among us will be hit the […]

Community Action Response: Needed Supplies

Family Education & Support Services is partnering with community partners to meet the basic needs of the families in our community. “The most vulnerable among us will be hit the […]

Washington Coronavirus Resources Family Education & Support Services is closely monitoring the COVID-19 Coronavirus. Below is a list of carefully selected, up-to-date resources for Washington parents. For the latest updates on […]

COVID-19 coronavirus resources

Washington Coronavirus Resources Family Education & Support Services is closely monitoring the COVID-19 Coronavirus. Below is a list of carefully selected, up-to-date resources for Washington parents. For the latest updates on […]

If you are interested in the Voices of Children Contest and would like to learn more, check out the flyer.   Voices of Children Flyer Voices of Children Spanish Flyer

Voices of Children Contest

If you are interested in the Voices of Children Contest and would like to learn more, check out the flyer.   Voices of Children Flyer Voices of Children Spanish Flyer

Make sure the child in your life is safe while you are driving by getting a FREE car seat check. For more information about locations and dates, check out this […]

FREE Car Seat Checks.

Make sure the child in your life is safe while you are driving by getting a FREE car seat check. For more information about locations and dates, check out this […]

The Mason County Kinship Support group will be every 2nd and 4th Tuesday starting October 22nd at out Mason County Office. Kinship book club will begin in November and the […]

Kinship Book Club and Mason County Kinship Support Group

The Mason County Kinship Support group will be every 2nd and 4th Tuesday starting October 22nd at out Mason County Office. Kinship book club will begin in November and the […]

Winning at parenting and Familias fuertes are free parenting workshops that cover a variety of topics. Some of those topics include child development, setting limits, and parenting philosophies. Winning at […]

Winning at Parenting and Familias Fuertes

Winning at parenting and Familias fuertes are free parenting workshops that cover a variety of topics. Some of those topics include child development, setting limits, and parenting philosophies. Winning at […]

What is Integrated Case Management (ICM)?   Integrated Case Management (ICM) is a free, voluntary, family-focused, strength-based program that uses a facilitator to bring all relevant people, including providers, family […]

Integrated Case Management (ICM)

What is Integrated Case Management (ICM)?   Integrated Case Management (ICM) is a free, voluntary, family-focused, strength-based program that uses a facilitator to bring all relevant people, including providers, family […]

For 16 years, Family Education and Support Services, in collaboration with Twin Star Credit Union, has sponsored a contest that enables children being raised by grandparents or other relatives a […]

The children tell their strories

For 16 years, Family Education and Support Services, in collaboration with Twin Star Credit Union, has sponsored a contest that enables children being raised by grandparents or other relatives a […]

Board members contribute to help families By Alan Tyler, Board president, Family Education and Support Services In the life of Family Education and Support Services, 36 people have served on […]

Board members contribute to help families

Board members contribute to help families By Alan Tyler, Board president, Family Education and Support Services In the life of Family Education and Support Services, 36 people have served on […]

New at FESS!  Are you seeking employment and between the ages of 16-24?  We can help!  We offer Guidance, Support Services, Work Experience & Job Placement.  Click Here for more!   […]

OURR Alliance & Employment Program

New at FESS!  Are you seeking employment and between the ages of 16-24?  We can help!  We offer Guidance, Support Services, Work Experience & Job Placement.  Click Here for more!   […]

Click here for more of the extensive article from the Daily Olympian newspaper from January 2, 2019.

Kinship/Foster Care saves states billions but leaves grandparents struggling

Click here for more of the extensive article from the Daily Olympian newspaper from January 2, 2019.

Continual Education classes available for foster/adoptive parents and relative caregivers.  Please check out the class flyers listed below for dates, time and locations available. For more information about The Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence, […]

Alliance Trainings for Foster Care and Caregivers

Continual Education classes available for foster/adoptive parents and relative caregivers.  Please check out the class flyers listed below for dates, time and locations available. For more information about The Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence, […]

Rebuilding lives, reclaiming futures & reuniting families! Since 2000, FRC has been helping parents get treatment, learn parenting skills, and reunite with their children.  Click here for more info.

Thurston County Family Recovery Court

Rebuilding lives, reclaiming futures & reuniting families! Since 2000, FRC has been helping parents get treatment, learn parenting skills, and reunite with their children.  Click here for more info.