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Parent Support

Family support programs and other parent/caregiver resources. Please call each resource for detailed information about services offered.
Resource Name Location Contact
DADS (Divine Alternatives for Dads Services) Tacoma

Mon – Fri 9:00am – 5:00pm
Offers support groups, parenting classes, case management and other parenting assistance

Family Help Line

Statewide, toll free line offers parent & caregiver coaching, support, information & referrals.

Mon – Fri 9:00am – 5:00pm
Services include:

- supportive listening
- parenting information
- resource and referral information
- child development information
- stress reduction

Kinship Caregivers Support Program

Mon – Fri 8:00am – 5:00pm
Visit the website to find Kinship Care Services who can help relatives raising children find resources and support in their area

Prepares Pregnancy & Parent Support Program

Parent support services offered to anyone in WA State from pregnancy through a child’s 5th birthday. Find your local contact for information & enrollment details. Prepares is sponsored by the Catholic Church.

A Common Voice

Serves Pierce County and offers free parent education classes & support groups; please visit website and calendar to learn about current offerings.

Amara (Seattle)

Offers support for foster and adoptive parents through neighborhood peer support, monthly support groups and LGBTQ+ parent groups.

Amara (Tacoma)

Offers neighborhood peer support and monthly support groups

Teen_friendly Atlantic Street Family Resource Center

Free parent support groups, including teen groups

Beyond Birth Seattle

Parents may make appointments to discuss any challenging parenting issues such as:

-returning to work
-balancing work and family life
-Low milk supply support
-anticipatory guidance with baby and sleep
-developing healthy infant eating habits
-lactation home and clinic visit referrals

Parents will be offered an array of possible approaches to their challenges based on current and anticipated infant development, pediatric recommendations, and the parent’s own individual philosophy and style of parenting.

Please call for site information

Brigid Collins Family Support Center (Bellingham)

Mon – Fri 8:00am – 4:30pm
Serves Skagit & Whatcom Counties
Parent support groups, parenting skills program & parenting seminars offered