Parent to Parent
|South Sound Parent to Parent is The Connection for
families of children and adults with special needs
we serve families living in Thurston, Mason and Grays Harbor counties
|1012 Homann Drive SE ~ Lacey, WA 98503
Phone:(360) 352-1126/Fax:(360) 352-0761
South Sound Parent to Parent is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) agency. We are a United Way Community
Impact Partner, eligible to receive Donor Direct funds in the annual United Way campaign.
Designated code 0315394 for the Combined Fund Drive. Thank you for supporting our mission.
|Hunters Pumpkin Patch ~ 2010
|Upcoming Events & Current News
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South Sound Parent to Parent can offer you:
- Local lead agency for early intervention services in Thurston County, So. Mason County
and Grays Harbor County (birth to three)
- Emotional support for parents of children with a chronic illness and/or special needs
- Information and referral to community resources
- Support groups and workshops
- Social and recreational events
- Book, toy and equipment loan program
- Current information on transition, employment services and residential living
|Cookies with Santa ~ 2013
Now accepting Donations via credit/debit cards with Click n' pledge
|Past Workshop Materials ~ IEP and Sensory Processing
|Meeting materials are available from the last two IEP Workshops. Please click HERE for materials from the March
workshop. The April workshop had two presenters. Please click HERE for Joanie Halverstadt's materials. Click HERE for
Jim Smith's materials.
Please click HERE to view a list of Developmental Optometrists in the area.
|Hands on Children's Museum ~ 2013
|Staff Team Building Day ~ August 2013
|SSP2P 2014-2014 Annual Report
|Please click HERE to view our most recent annual report highlighting the accomplishments over the past year!
|Fred Meyer ~ Community Rewards Program
|Are you a Fred Meyer Customer? Support us by shopping at Fred Meyer with your Rewards Card. You will be able to link your
Rewards Card to your favorite non-profit (South Sound Parent to Parent) beginning January 6. Please check the link below for
instructions on how to get signed up for the program! Beginning February 3, whenever you use your Rewards card when shopping
at Freddy's, you'll be helping us earn a donation from Fred Meyer. SSP2P has been assigned NPO number 91006.
|Wrightslaw: From Emotions to Advocacy Conference ~ October 25, 2014
|Please click HERE to view the flyer. Please click on Wrightslaw icon to be directed to the registration
page. Please contact Dawn Harrison if you have any questions regarding this conference.
|Breastfeeding Mom's Group
|Resource ~ Essentials for Parenting Toddlers and Preschoolers
|South Sound Breastfeeding Network and Sea Mar Maternity Support Services and WIC will start hosting a WEEKLY Breastfeeding
Drop-In session in the west side WIC office. Please click HERE to view the flyer.
Essentials for Parenting Toddlers and Preschoolers is a new online resource, recently released from the Centers for Disease Control
and Prevention. This resource is for parents with children 2 to 4 years old, addressing common parenting challenges. Essentials for
Parenting includes: articles with a variety of skills and tips, “Frequently Asked Questions” answered by parenting experts, fun and
engaging videos featuring parents, children, and parenting experts who demonstrate and discuss skills; and free print resources like
chore charts and daily schedules. Please click HERE to be redirected to the website.
|SSP2P Support Groups Reconvening in September
|SSP2P offers a wide variety of support groups for families in Thurston and Mason County. Please click HERE to view the list of
groups offered. Please feel free to share the flyers.
Several agencies received a joint grant from the Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP) for diapers. South Sound Parent to Parent
is fortunate to be one of those agencies. We have 68 cases of diapers; sizes 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6. The diapers are to be distributed to
families experiencing homelessness and/or who are challenged in obtaining enough or high quality food. If you know a family in need or are
a family in need of diapers, please contact South Sound Parent to Parent at (360) 352-1126 and say “operator” at the voice prompt.
Someone in the office will help you.
|FREE Diapers for Homeless or those needing Food Assistance
|SSP2P Fall Festival at Schilter Family
|This event is for Thurston, Mason and Grays Harbor SSP2P families. Come and enjoy the farm at Schilter Family Farms and connect
with other families at our fall event. Please click HERE to view the flyer.
|Save the Date ~ Champions of Courage Fundraiser
|SSP2P is pleased to announce we are planning our second annual fundraising event as Hands on Children's Museum ~ Champions of
Courage! Please mark your calendars for Saturday, February 21st for what promises to be a FANTASTIC event!! Please click HERE to
view the save the date card. We are still looking for event sponsors and donations for live and silent auctions. If you can help out,
please contact us. Thank you!