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

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

P.O. Box 113
College Place, WA 99324

Program Activities:
TBD

VOICE: (509) 876-1583; to reach Ysabel: (509) 301-0679
FAX
SPONSORING AGENCY: Walla Walla Valley Disability Network
WEBSITE

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 County

TIFFANY WHEELER-THOMPSON, Coordinator
 
P.O. Box 5000
Coupeville, WA 98239
 
Program Activities: TBD
 
VOICE: (360) 632-7539
FAX: (360) 679-7377
E-MAIL: t.wheeler-thompson@co.island.wa.us
SPONSORING AGENCY: Island County Human Services
WEBSITE:
FACEBOOK: islandcountyparent2parent

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