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Paint & Sip Party Saturday 26th, 2019 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  Click here for more details.

Zonta Next Right Steps

Paint & Sip Party Saturday 26th, 2019 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  Click here for more details.

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.

Saturday, January 19th 2019 at the South Puget Sound Community College Lacey Campus – 4220 6th Ave SE. Lacey, WA 98503 Free Parking • For More Information, Call 754-7629 Concert: […]

Parenting Tools Presents: Recess Monkeys

Saturday, January 19th 2019 at the South Puget Sound Community College Lacey Campus – 4220 6th Ave SE. Lacey, WA 98503 Free Parking • For More Information, Call 754-7629 Concert: […]

Please welcome Lance Benson, President/Director of Dry Tikes & Wet Wipes to our FESS family! The hours of business for DT&WW are 11:00 am to 4:00 pm M-F. Click here […]

Dry Tikes & Wet Wipe’s & Clothing Closet

Please welcome Lance Benson, President/Director of Dry Tikes & Wet Wipes to our FESS family! The hours of business for DT&WW are 11:00 am to 4:00 pm M-F. Click here […]

Click here for the 2018 Voices of Children Booklet! Thank you to all the Participants, Judges, Donors, and Staff who made the 15th Annual Voices of Children a huge success again! […]

15th Annual Voices of Children Booklet 2018

Click here for the 2018 Voices of Children Booklet! Thank you to all the Participants, Judges, Donors, and Staff who made the 15th Annual Voices of Children a huge success again! […]

The Parenting Inside Out Program has a proven impact on reducing recidivism, improving family relationships, parenting skills and supporting family reunification.  Classes begin soon!  Please click here for more info!

Parenting Inside Out

The Parenting Inside Out Program has a proven impact on reducing recidivism, improving family relationships, parenting skills and supporting family reunification.  Classes begin soon!  Please click here for more info!

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, […]

Continuing Education for Foster/Adoptive/Kinship 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.

The Little Red Schoolhouse Project was founded in 1991 in response to this need. Our goal is to see every child start school with basic school supplies, a backpack, new […]

Little Red Schoolhouse Project

The Little Red Schoolhouse Project was founded in 1991 in response to this need. Our goal is to see every child start school with basic school supplies, a backpack, new […]

Finding YES at FESS! You may have noticed additions here at Family Education and Support Services, but nothing has changed in our approach to serving families, connecting you to resources, and helping you […]

About Family Education and Support Services

Finding YES at FESS! You may have noticed additions here at Family Education and Support Services, but nothing has changed in our approach to serving families, connecting you to resources, and helping you […]

Our new Office at Mason Transit Center, 601 W Franklin Street on the 2nd floor.  Please click here for calendar of events and classes!  We invite you to visit us for “One Stop Services” as we provide our established […]

Shelton FESS Office Open weekdays: Monday thru Wednesday 9:00 am-2:00 pm!

Our new Office at Mason Transit Center, 601 W Franklin Street on the 2nd floor.  Please click here for calendar of events and classes!  We invite you to visit us for “One Stop Services” as we provide our established […]

Family Education and Support Services is honored to bring PCAP to the community.  It is housed at our FESS office located at 1202 Black Lake Blvd Suite B Olympia, WA […]

Parent-Child Assistance Program (PCAP)

Family Education and Support Services is honored to bring PCAP to the community.  It is housed at our FESS office located at 1202 Black Lake Blvd Suite B Olympia, WA […]

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Thurston CO FESS Calendar & Community Partnering

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Dynamic Dad’s 12 week seminar is starting soon.  If you would like register, go to the “Class Registration” tab and scroll down to Dynamic Dad’s Seminar and hit “click to register” and fill out the […]

Dynamic Dad’s Seminar Thurston, Mason & Lewis County 2019

Dynamic Dad’s 12 week seminar is starting soon.  If you would like register, go to the “Class Registration” tab and scroll down to Dynamic Dad’s Seminar and hit “click to register” and fill out the […]

Click on the Icon to view the  Court Navigation Kiosk for Kinship Families

Navigating the Legal System

Click on the Icon to view the  Court Navigation Kiosk for Kinship Families

This 4-hour class is designed to assist parents in supporting children who have witnessed, or have been affected by domestic violence.  Click below for information and registration. Impact of Domestic […]

Impact of Domestic Violence on Children Seminar

This 4-hour class is designed to assist parents in supporting children who have witnessed, or have been affected by domestic violence.  Click below for information and registration. Impact of Domestic […]

Click here to sign up for classes offered by Family Education & Support. We have many to offer so check back often for updates.

Sign up for Classes!

Click here to sign up for classes offered by Family Education & Support. We have many to offer so check back often for updates.