Parent to Parent (P2P) Coordinators

 

STATE PARENT TO PARENT OFFICE

SUSAN ATKINS, State Coordinator
Washington State P2P Programs

2638 State Avenue NE, Olympia, WA  98506
VOICE: (425) 641-7504,
CELL: (425) 269-3267
Toll Free: (800) 821-5927
E-MAIL: parent2parentwa@gmail.com
SPONSORING AGENCY: The Arc of Washington State
website: www.arcwa.org
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/parentto.parent.9

Parent Support Program Seattle Children’s

MARIA CERVANTES
Family Support Specialist
Family Support Services
Seattle Children's
OFFICE:  4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA, 98105
MAIL:  M/S RB.7.420; PO Box 5371; Seattle, WA 98145-5005
VOICE: (206) 987-1119
FAX:  (206) 987-2235
E-MAIL: maria.cervantes@seattlechildrens.org
Website: http://cshcn.org/support-connections/support-and-connection-for-families/  or http://www.seattlechildrens.org/

CENTRAL REGION

Chelan/Douglas Counties

ERIN KING-LUCE, Coordinator
GABRIELA C AVINA, Hispanic Outreach Coordinator
23 South Wenatchee Avenue, Suite 203
Wenatchee, WA  98801
Program Activities: Support, information, Sibshops, newsletter, social activities, and referrals provided. Helping Parent trainings once per year.
VOICE: (509) 630-2370 - Hispanic Outreach (509) 860-8961
FAX: (509) 888-2378
E-MAIL: erin@chelandouglasp2p.com & espanol@chelandouglasp2p.com
SPONSORING AGENCY: Chelan Douglas Developmental Disabilities
Website: www.chelandouglasp2p.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/chelandouglasparent2parent/

Grant/Adams Counties

JENNIFER NEWHOUSE, Coordinator
CHRISTI DIERINGER, Outreach Coordinator
ANNA ALVAREZ, Hispanic Outreach Coordinator
605 Coolidge Street
Moses Lake, WA  98837
Program Activities: Family Social Events, Mom’s Night Out, Café Chat, Weekly Parent Meetings, Home Equipment Loan Program, Lending Library, Quarterly Newsletter, Disability Awareness Training, Facebook Pages & Groups
VOICE: (509) 764-7424, to reach Anna Alvarez: (509) 346-5523
FAX: (509) 765-5838
E-MAIL: jnewhouse@mlchc.org & cdieringer@mlchc.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: Moses Lake Community Health
Website: www.mlchc.org

Kittitas County

MICHELLE WILLIAMS, Coordinator
PO Box 837
111 East University Way
Ellensburg, WA  98926
Program Activities: Parent Support Meetings, Family Social Events, Newsletters, Workshops, Information and Referral
VOICE: (509) 929-7277
E-MAIL: kittitascountyparent2parent@gmail.com
SPONSORING AGENCY: Kittitas Valley Opportunities

Okanogan County (Program on HOLD)

SHANNON MENDOZA, Coordinator
1007 Koala Drive
Omak, WA  98841
Program Activities: TBA
VOICE: (509) 826-8497
FAX: (509) 826-5094
E-MAIL: smendoza@okbhc.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: Okanogan Behavioral HealthCare; Elmer C. “Skip” Rosenthal, CEO

Yakima County

TRACIE HOPPIS, Coordinator
AMY BERKHEIMER, Program Specialist
LIZ CRUZ, Program Specialist
JOHN MAHANEY, Event Support
MARIA PULIDO, Hispanic Outreach
3801 Kern Road
Yakima, WA  98902
Program Activities: English and Spanish Parent Group, Hispanic Outreach, Sibshops, Recreational Program, Teen Club, Disability Awareness, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Support Project, Newsletter, Autism Support Group, Family Social Events, New Diagnosis Support Group,
VOICE: (509) 574-3200
FAX: (509) 574-3210
E-MAIL: traciehoppis@yvmh.org , elizabethcruz@yvmh.org , amyberkheimer@yvmh.org , mariapulido@yvmh.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital
Website: www.yakimachildrensvillage.org

EAST REGION

Benton/Franklin Counties

MELISSA BROOKS, RN, Coordinator
MARIA RAMOS, Hispanic Outreach Coordinator
1455 Fowler Street
Richland, WA  99352
Program Activities: Parent Support group with Educational classes, Activities for families, quarterly newsletter with The Arc of Tri-Cities, Senior Caregiver Project, provide education and social activities for parents and youth.
VOICE: (509) 783-1131, ext. 108
FAX: (509) 735-7706
E-MAIL: p2p@arcoftricities.com & mariar@arcoftricities.com
SPONSORING AGENCY: The Arc of Tri-Cities
Website: www.arcoftricities.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/p2ptricities/?fref=nf

Spokane/Lincoln/Whitman Counties

JENNIFER LEE, Coordinator
320 East 2nd Avenue
Spokane, WA 99202
Program Activities: Parent Support Group & Workshops, Parents 4 Life monthly meetings, Newsletter, Lending Library, Transition Support, Guardianship & IEP referrals, Annual Holiday Party & Summer Picnic, Annual Family Support Conference in the spring
VOICE: (509) 328-6326, ext. 8323
FAX: (509) 328-6342
E-MAIL: jlee@arc-spokane.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: The Arc of Spokane
Website: www.arc-spokane.org
Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/SpokaneP2P/

Stevens/Ferry/Pend Oreille Counties

NO PROGRAM
FUNDING ELIMINATED

Walla Walla/Columbia/Garfield/Asotin Counties

MICHELLE MEYER, Coordinator
YSABEL FUENTES, Hispanic Parent Outreach
PO Box 1918
Walla Walla, WA  99362
Program Activities: Support, information, newsletter and referral provided. Helping Parent trainings once per year.
VOICE: (872) 701-0007; to contact Ysabel, (509) 301-0679
FAX: N/A
E-MAIL: p2p@wwvdn.org & p2pespanol@wwvdn.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: Walla Walla Valley Disability Network-Cyndy Knight ED admin@wwvdn.org
Website: www.wwvdn.org
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WallaWallaParent2Parent/?fref=ts

NORTHWEST REGION

Island County

TIFFANY WHEELER-THOMPSON, Coordinator
PO Box 5000
Coupeville, WA 98239
Program Activities: Support, resources, networking opportunities and referral options, monthly newsletters and events, latest research, legislative activity and support group information, Sponsors or Co-Sponsors several support groups including Spanish all over Whidbey Island.
VOICE: (360) 632-7539
FAX: (360) 679-7377
E-MAIL: t.wheeler-thompson@co.island.wa.us
SPONSORING AGENCY: Island County Human Services
Website: https://www.islandcountywa.gov/Humanservices/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/islandcountyparent2parent/?fref=ts

Skagit County

HEATHER MILLIREN, Coordinator, ext. 401
AMANDA SLOAN, Assistant Coordinator, ext. 403
TBA, Hispanic Outreach Specialist, ext. 414
320 Pacific Place
Mt. Vernon, WA  98273
Program Activities: Resources, lending library, (Autism, mothers, general, teens, support meetings Anacortes) educational workshops, recreational activities, annual Helping Parent Training, annual moms' events, annual Buddy Walk, monthly Hispanic family event (support, education and/or social), and Spanish translation available.
VOICE: (360) 416-7570
FAX: (360) 416-7580
E-MAIL: p2p@sparckids.org  Amanda@sparckids.org & Hispanicp2p@sparckids.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: SPARC
Website: www.p2pskagit.org
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SkagitP2P/

Snohomish County

JAMIE COONTS, Coordinator, ext. 104
ALAINA KUBE, Coordinator, ext. 111
MELY CERVANTES, Hispanic Outreach Coordinator, ext. 114
2500 Hewitt Avenue, Suite 300
Everett, WA  98201
Program Activities: Helping Parent, Mothers Network, Fathers Network, Autism Support Group, English & Spanish Parent Groups, Monthly Parent Speaker Night, Lego Club, Family Activities, Sibshops, Special Education Speakers & Support, Caregiver Support Group, Weekly/Bi-weekly Arc Happenings e-mail Newsletter with events & resources, Website Calendar, Book & Video Lending Library
VOICE: (425) 258-2459
FAX: (425) 252-8232
E-MAIL: jamie@arcsno.org  alaina@arcsno.org  & mely@arcsno.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: The Arc of Snohomish County
Website: www.arcsno.org

Whatcom County

KARLENE UMBAUGH, Coordinator, ext. 1
MELISSA ABRAHAM, Parent Assistant ext. 3
MARTA MEJIA , Latino Community Coordinator, ext. 2
2602 McLeod Road
Bellingham, WA  98225
Program Activities: Bi-Monthly Newsletter, Monthly Support Meetings, Family Inclusive Events, Parent Workshop, Super Sitter Training, Helping Parent Training, Sibshops, Hispanic Outreach Family Events, Book & Video Lending Library, and Parent Matches. 
VOICE: (360) 715-0170
FAX: (360) 715-8522
E-MAIL: karlene@p2pwhatcom.org  melissa@p2pwhatcom.org  info@p2pwhatcom.org & familia@p2pwhatcom.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: Arc of Whatcom County – Beverly Porter, ED beverlyp@arcwhatcom.org
Website: www.p2pwhatcom.org
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ParenttoParentWhatcom/

PENINSULA REGION

Clallam County (NEW)

SHAWNDA HICKS, Coordinator
PO Box 3081
Sequim, WA  98382
Program Activities: Parent support, seminars, social activities and information
VOICE:  (360) 406-1215
E-MAIL:  shawnda.mosaic@gmail.com
SPONSORING AGENCY: Clallam Mosaic;  Priya Jayadev, Executive Director (360) 797-3602 priya.mosaic@gmail.com
Website:  www.clallammosaic.org
Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/750626038422099/

Grays Harbor/Pacific Counties

CHARLENE McCARTY- P2P/Sr. Parent Coordinator
523 West First Street
PO Box 1794
Aberdeen, WA  98520
Program Activities:  Parent and Family emotional support and guidance in navigating our complex system, Informational Resource & Referral via phone, e-mail, Facebook and website.  Quarterly newsletter and bi-monthly email bulletin.   Educational workshops and presentations on schools I.E.P. (Individual Education Plan) and 504 plans, Transition Services, Guardianship, Wills and Trusts, and other topics.  Life Skills and Social Events, Summer youth employment program.  Annual Helping Parent Training.
VOICE: (360) 537-7000
FAX: (360) 537-8816
E-MAIL: charlenem@arcgh.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: The Arc of Grays Harbor
Website: www.arcgh.org
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/515908978594356/ and www.facebook.com/arcgh

Kitsap/Jefferson Counties

TBA, Coordinator
3243 North Perry Avenue
Bremerton, WA 98310
Program Activities: newsletter, workshops, resources
VOICE: (360) 377-3473, ext. 103
E-MAIL: TBA
SPONSORING AGENCY: The Arc of Kitsap & Jefferson Counties
Website: www.arckj.org
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thearcofkitsapandjeffersoncounties/

Thurston/Mason Counties

SYLVIA DAVENPORT, Coordinator
South Sound Parent to Parent
1012 Homann Drive SE
Lacey, WA  98503
Program Activities: Spanish Language Line, Helping Parent, P2P Support Groups, Down Syndrome Support and activities, Mom to Mom, Sibshops, Family Activities, Annual Family Picnic, Buddy Walk, Infant/Toddler Early Intervention Program (ESIT), SPO Support, Transition/IEP Support, Angels and Butterflies Grief support, Toy/Equipment/Book lending program, Information and referral, website, monthly newsletter, Parent Education
VOICE: (360) 352-1126 (main line & Spanish Language Line),
Toll Free: (877) 352-1126
FAX: (360) 352-0761
E-MAIL: sdavenport@ssp2p.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: 501(C) 3 Parent to Parent of Thurston County
Website: www.ssp2p.org
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SSP2P/

PIERCE / KING REGION

King County

RACHEL NEMHAUSER, Coordinator
MARILYN COOKS, Co-Coordinator for African American Families
PATRICIA GONZALEZ, Coordinator for Latino & Spanish Speaking Families
TERESA NGUYEN, Coordinator for Vietnamese Families
233 6th Avenue North
Seattle, WA  98109
Program Activities: Parent Support groups, Information and referral, Email support and information groups, Parent education, Multicultural Information and Support; family events in English, Spanish, Vietnamese  & for African American families
VOICE: (206) 829-7053
Contact info
Rachel Nemhouser: (206) 829-7046 or rnemhauser@arcofkingcounty.org
Marilyn Cooks: (206) 829-7038 or mcooks@arcofkingcounty.org
Patricia Gonzalez: (206) 829-7027 or pgonzalez@arcofkingcounty.org
Teresa Nguyen: (206) 829-7037 or tnguyen@arcofkingcounty.org
Program Supervisor Robin Tatsuda: (206) 829-7011 or rtatsuda@arcofkingcounty.org
FAX: (206) 364-8140
SPONSORING AGENCY: The Arc of King County
Website: www.arcofkingcounty.org
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/arcofkingcounty/

Pierce County

MICHELE LEHOSKY, Coordinator ext. 104
DOREEN VANDERVORT, Co-Coordinator
6316 South 12th Street
Tacoma, WA  98465
Program Activities: Community Inclusion Program, List serve support , Information and Referral, Down Syndrome Support group , Mom’s Night Out, Person Centered Planning Workshops, Spanish Support Group, Conversations & Coffee, PURPAS Autism Group
VOICE: (253) 565-2266, Mon.-Fri. 1:00 – 4:30
V/TTY: (253) 565-2266 OR 1-800-5PARENT
FAX: (253) 566-8052
E-MAIL: MLehosky@wapave.org & dvandervort@wapave.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: PAVE
Website: http://wapave.org/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpave/

SOUTHWEST REGION

Clark County

BRENDA TYRRELL, Coordinator
MARIA RANGEL, Spanish Speaking Outreach Coordinator
PO Box 2608
Vancouver, WA  98668
Program Activities: Social Gatherings, Support Groups, Newsletter, Lending Library
VOICE: (360) 953-1597
FAX: (360) 759-4921
E-MAIL: brendat@arcofclarkcounty.org & mariar@ccparentcoalition.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: The Arc of Southwest Washington
Website: www.arcswwa.org
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Parent-to-Parent-of-SW-Washington-183154595037015/

Cowlitz County

LACEY CAIRNS, Coordinator
906 New York Street
Longview, WA  98632
Program Activities: Monday Parent Stay and Play Playgroup, Weekly Respite Program, Case Management, DDA Eligibility, IEP/504 School Support, Transition Services, Guardianship & Trust Support, Lending Library, 1:1 Parent Support
VOICE: (360) 425-5494
FAX: (360) 577-9137
E-MAIL: laceycairns@lifeworkswa.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: LifeWorks WA
Website:  http://www.lifeworkswa.org/
Facebook:  closed group

Klickitat County (NEW)

DONNA TIFFAN, Coordinator
PO Box 820681
Vancouver, WA  98662
Program Activities: TBA
VOICE: (971) 236-8791
E-MAIL: KlickitatCountyP2P@gmail.com
SPONSORING AGENCY: Parents Empowered And Communities Enhanced (PEACE); Darla Helt, Executive Director darlah@ccparentcoalition.org

Lewis County

SARA PALM-SONS, Coordinator
PO Box 870
203 West Reynolds Avenue
Centralia, WA  98531
Program Activities: Monthly parent support meetings, newsletter, resource & referral service, video & book lending library, Helping Parent Training, educational trainings and family events, Transition support, Sibshops, Community Education
VOICE: (360) 520-9299
FAX: (360) 330-1663
E-MAIL: spalm@reliableenterprises.org 
SPONSORING AGENCY: Reliable Enterprises
Website: www.reliableenterprises.org
Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/lewiscountyparent2parent/?fref=ts

The Arc of Washington State/Parent to Parent Administrative Assistant

Jackie Thomason
2638 State Avenue NE
Olympia, WA 98506
VOICE: (360) 357-5596 option 2
TOLL-FREE: (888) 754-8798 ext. 104
FAX: (360) 357-3279
E-MAIL: info@arcwa.org