Parent to Parent (P2P) Coordinators

State Office

Susan Atkins, State Coordinator

Washington State P2P Support Programs
State Coordinating Office
2638 State Ave. NE
Olympia, WA 98506
VOICE: (425) 641 - 7504 or (800) 821 - 5927
E-MAIL: parent2parentwa@gmail.comstatep2p@earthlink.net
SPONSORING AGENCY: The Arc of Washington State

FACEBOOK: Parent to Parent of Washington State

Open Doors For Multicultural Families

Ginger Kwan
VOICE: (206) 372-1072
E-MAIL: gingerk@multiculturalfamilies.org
Website: www.multiculturalfamilies.org

Parent Support Program Seattle Children’s

LAWRIE WILLIAMS, Coordinator
MS-W3636
P.O. Box 5371
Seattle, WA 98105
VOICE: (206) 987-1119
E-MAIL: lawrie.williams@seattlechildrens.org
WEBSITE: http://cshcn.org/support-connection/parent-support-program/

Central region

Kittitas County

MICHELLE WILLIAMS, Coordinator
P.O. Box 837
111 E. University Way
Ellensburg, WA 98926

Program Activities:
Kittitas County: Parent Support Meetings, Autism/Asperger’s Support Meetings, Family Social Events, Newsletters, Workshops, Information & Referral
Chelan/Douglas Counties: Support, Information & Referral

VOICE: (509) 929-7277
E-MAIL: kittitascountyparent2parent@gmail.com
SPONSORING AGENCY: Kittitas Valley Opportunities

Grant/Adams/Counties

JENNIFER NEWHOUSE, Coordinator
CHRISTI DIERINGER, Outreach Coordinator
ANNA ALVAREZ, Hispanic Outreach Coordinator

605 Coolidge St.
Moses Lake, WA 98837

Program Activities:
Family Social Events, Mom's Night Out, Café Chat, Weekly Parent Meetings, Kidtivity, Home Equipment Loan Program, Lending Library, Quarterly Newsletter, Disability Awareness Training, Lego group

VOICE: (509) 764-7424
FAX:  (509) 765-5838
E-MAILjnewhouse@mlchc.org, cdieringer@mlchc.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: Moses Lake Community Health
WEBSITE: www.mlchc.org

Okanogan County

NO PROGRAM

Yakima County

TRACIE HOPPIS, Coordinator
MARIA PULIDO, Hispanic Outreach
AMY BERKHEIMER, Recreation Coordinator/Family Support/Kids On the Block
LIZ CRUZ, Mentor Coordinator/Family Support


3801 Kern Road
Yakima, WA 98902

Program Activities:
English & 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) 574-3260
FAX:    (509) 574-3210
E-MAIL: traciehoppis@yvmh.orgelizabethcruz@yvmh.orgamyberkheimer@yvmh.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital
WEBSITE: www.yakimachildrensvillage.org

East region

Walla Walla/Columbia/Garfield/Asotin Counties

ANGELA BEAM, Coordinator
YSABEL FUENTES, Hispanic Outreach

2616 E. Isaacs Ave.
Walla Walla, WA 99362

Program Activities:
Parent Support Group, Educational & Teleconference Events, Family Events, Newsletter in English & Spanish, Lending Library, Sr. Family Caregiver Project, Sr. Care Provider’s Monthly Dinner Meetings, Annual Legislative Tea, Annual Employment Fair, Children’s Day in the spring, Translation Services, Transitions, Housing, Requesting Transportation, Support for Parents at IEP Meetings, Guardianship Workshops, Whitman Buddy Program

VOICE: (509) 525-5433
FAX: (509) 525-5484
SPONSORING AGENCY: Lillie Rice Center, Inc.

Benton/Franklin Counties

MELISSA BROOKS, RN, Coordinator
MARIA RAMOS, Hispanic Outreach Coordinator

1455 Fowler St.
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, Work with the Northwest Epilepsy Foundation Grant, Provide Education & Social Activities for Parents and Youth

VOICE: (509) 783-1131, ext. 108; to reach Maria, (509) 619-2711
FAX:  (509) 735-7706
E-MAIL: p2p@arcoftricities.com, mariar@arcoftricities.com
SPONSORING AGENCY: The Arc of Tri-Cities
WEBSITE: arcoftricities.com

Spokane/Lincoln/Whitman Counties

ROZ BETHMANN, Coordinator

320 E. 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. 8322
FAX: (509) 328-6342
E-MAIL: rbethmann@arc-spokane.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: The Arc of Spokane
WEBSITE: www.arc-spokane.org

Stevens/Ferry/Pend Oreille Counties

NO PROGRAM

Pierce/King region

Pierce County

MICHELE LEHOSKY, Coordinator, ext. 104
SUSAN JACKSON, Co-Coordinator & Hispanic Outreach Coordinator, ext. 107

6316 South 12th Street
Tacoma, WA 98465

Program Activities: Community Inclusion Program, List serve support, Information & Referral, Down Syndrome Support Group, Mom’s Night Out, Person Centered Planning Workshops, Spanish Support Group, Conversations & Coffee, Pur Pas Autism Group

VOICE: (253) 565-2266 Mon-Fri (1:00-4:30)
FAX: (253) 566-8052
V/TTY:  (253) 565-2266 or (800) -5PARENT
E-MAIL: MLehosky@wapave.org, SJackson@wapave.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: Washington PAVE
WEBSITE: http://piercecountyparent2parent.org, http://communityinclusionprogram.org, www.washingtonpave.org
FACEBOOK: Parent to Parent and Community

King County

CATHY MURAHASHI, Coordinator

233 6th Avenue North
Seattle, WA 98109

Program Activities: Parent Support Groups, Information & Referral, E-mail Support & Information Groups, Spanish Support Group, Senior Family Caregiver Project, Parent Education, Multicultural Information & Support; Spanish, Vietnamese, & Somali

Cathy Murahashi - (206) 829-7039 or (425) 643-4048
FAX: (206) 364-8140
EMAIL: cmurahashi@arcofkingcounty.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: The Arc of King County
WEBSITE: www.arcofkingcounty.org

Northwest Region

Skagit County

HEATHER MILLIREN, Coordinator (ext. 401)
GABBY LOPEZ, Hispanic Outreach Specialist (ext. 414)
 
320 Pacific Place
Mt. Vernon, WA 98273

Program Activities: Resources, Lending Library, Support Meetings, Educational Workshops, Recreational Activities, Annual Helping Parent Training, Legos in the Libraries, Annual Moms’ and Dads’ Events, Bi-Monthly Autism Parent Support Brunches, Quarterly Down Syndrome Family Events & Annual Buddy Walk, Semi-annual Newsletters (English & Spanish), Annual Hispanic Family Event (support, education and/or social), and Spanish Translation available

VOICE: (360) 416-7570, ext. 401
FAX: (360) 416-7580
E-MAIL: p2p@sparckids.org, hispanicp2p@sparckids.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: SPARC
WEBSITE: www.skagitp2p.org

Whatcom County

CHRISTINE GRIFFIN, Coordinator, ext. 1
KARLENE UMBAUGH, Assistant Coordinator, ext. 3

2001 H Street
Bellingham, WA 98225

Program Activities: Bi-Monthly Newsletter, Monthly Support Meetings, Family Inclusive Events, Parent Workshop, Super Sitter Training, Helping Parent Training, Quarterly Sib Shops, Hispanic Outreach Family Events, Book & Video Lending Library, Parent Matches

VOICE:  (360) 255-2056
FAX: (360) 650-9411
E-MAIL: christine@p2pwhatcom.orgkarlene@p2pwhatcom.org

SPONSORING AGENCY: Whatcom Center for Early Learning
WEBSITE: www.p2pwhatcom.org

Snohomish County

JAMIE COONTS, Coordinator (ext. 104)
ALAINA KUBE, Co-Coordinator (ext. 111)
SUGELY SANCHEZ, Hispanic Outreach Coordinator (ext. 106)

2500 Hewitt Ave., Suite 300
Everett, WA 98201

Program Activities: Helping Parent, Mothers Network, Fathers Network, Mom n Me Group, Autism Support Group, English & Spanish Parent Groups, Monthly Parent Speaker Night, Lego Club, Family Activities, Sib Shops, 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, Sugely@arcsno.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: The Arc of Snohomish County
WEBSITE: www.arcsno.org

Island/San Juan Counties

NO PROGRAM

Peninsula region

Kitsap/Jefferson/Clallam Counties

HOLLY PATTON, Coordinator

3243 North Perry Avenue
Bremerton, WA 98310

Program Activities: Newsletter, workshops, resources

VOICE:  (360) 377-3473
E-MAIL: holly@arckj.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: The Arc of Kitsap/Jefferson Counties
WEBSITE: www.arckj.org

Grays Harbor/Pacific Counties

CHARLENE McCARTY - Coordinator, Senior Parent Caregiver Coordinator

523 West 1st St.
Aberdeen, WA 98520

Program Activities: Support, Information & Referral via phone, e-mail list serve, Informational & Educational Newsletter & website, Educational workshops on schools, IEPs (Individual Education Plan) and 504 Plans, Love & Logic Parenting Classes, Autism 200 Videoconference Series, Inclusive Family Winterfest, Summer Picnic, Informational Navigating Your Way Gatherings

VOICE:  (360) 537-7000 or Toll-Free 1-866-537-7272
FAX: (360) 537-8816
E-MAIL: charlenem@arcgh.org, lorettam@arcgh.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: The Arc of Grays Harbor
WEBSITE: www.arcgh.org
FACEBOOK: The Arc of Grays Harbor

Thurston/Mason County

SYLVIA DAVENPORT, Coordinator

South Sound Parent to Parent
1012 Homann Drive SE
Lacey, WA 98503

Program Activities: Spanish Language Line, Helping Parent Training, Parent to Parent Support Groups, Autism Support, Down Syndrome Support & Activities, Teen & Young Adult Resource Group, Mom to Mom, Sib Shops, Spina Bifida Support, Family Activities, Annual Family Picnic, Buddy Walk, Infant/Toddler Early Intervention Program, Continuing Resources Coordination Project, Toy/Equipment/Book Lending Program, Information & Referral, Website

VOICE: (360) 352-1126 (main line & Spanish Language Line), Toll-Free: (877) 352-1126
FAX: (360) 352-0761
EMAIL: sdavenport@ssp2p.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: 501(C)3 Parent to Parent of Thurston County
WEBSITE: www.ssp2p.org
FACEBOOK: South Sound Parent to Parent

Southwest region

Lewis County

ANGELA NAILLON, Coordinator
AMBER WHITE, Co-Coordinator

Family Support Network/Parent to Parent of Lewis County
P.O. Box 870
Centralia, WA 98531

Program Activities: Quarterly parent support meetings, newsletter, resource & referral service, video & book lending library, helping parent training, educational trainings and family events

VOICE: (360) 219-5962
FAX: (360) 736-1436
E-MAIL: anaillon@reliableenterprises.orgawhite@reliableenterprises.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: Reliable Enterprises
WEBSITE: www.reliableenterprises.org

Clark County

BRENDA TYRRELL, Coordinator
MARIA RANGEL, Spanish Speaking Outreach Coordinator


P.O. Box 2608
Vancouver, WA 98668

Program Activities: Social Gatherings, Support Groups, Lending Library

VOICE: (360) 953-1597; To reach Maria Rangel (360) 823-2247, ext. 106
FAX: (360) 759-4921
E-MAIL: brendat@arcofclarkcounty.orgmariar@ccparentcoalition.org
SPONSORING AGENCY: The Arc of Southwest Washington
WEBSITE: www.arcswwa.org
FACEBOOK: Parent to Parent of SW Washington

Cowlitz County

LACEY CAIRNS, Coordinator
 
906 New York St.
Longview, WA  98632
 
VOICE: (360) 425-5494
FAX: (360) 577-9137
SPONSORING AGENCY: LifeWorksWA
 

The Arc of Washington State/Parent to Parent Administrative Assistant

Cathy Davis

2638 State Ave. NE
Olympia, WA 98506
VOICE: (360) 357-5596 ext. 100
TOLL-FREE: (888) 754-8798 ext. 100
FAX: (360) 357-3279
E-MAIL: cathy@arcwa.org