OLYMPIA — Over the course of the next three years, the Department of Social and Health Services will team up with school districts and the Washington State Interagency Fatherhood Council to educate teens and young adults about the financial, legal and emotional responsibilities of parenthood. DSHS’ Division of Child Support is among nine state agencies and two federally recognized tribes that were awarded $1 million grants by the Office of Child Support Enforcement at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Administration for Children and Families.
Are you the parent or caregiver of a child with behavioral health concerns?
So are we, and have traveled a road similar to yours. As we have worked towards recovery with our own kids,
we have learned a lot about ourselves and have gained new skills.
This weekend will be filled with many topics such as:
Schedule: This workshop is a 2 part series
June 8, 2021 at 9:00am to 12:30pm
June 15, 2021 at 9:00am to 12:30pm
82% of fathers say they could have used more emotional support during pandemic — 68% of mothers say the same: study
Photo: Aleksandar Nakic
Parents could use some extra support during the pandemic, both emotional and logistical.
Gov. Jay Inslee today announced applications will be accepted for the next round of assistance under the Washington COVID-19 Immigrant Relief Fund starting April 21.
The additional $65 million allocated by the Legislature this year will provide additional relief to support new applicants. Similar to the first round, the fund will rely on the continued partnership between the state and community organizations, including Scholarship Junkies and the Washington Immigrant Solidarity Network, with the Department of Social and Health Services providing oversight.