For Families

Raising a family is a big challenge. Knowing where to turn for guidance can sometimes be difficult.

We can help. Parent Trust for Washington Children has been a reliable source of support and education for parents, caregivers, and kids for more than 30 years.


 Take a class: our pregnancy, childbirth and parenting classes meet the needs of families transitioning into parenthood.
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Parent Coaching:  the Family Help Line is available to parents, caregivers, and anyone who has an interest or questions about a child in their community.  Learn more >> or call +1 (800) 932-HOPE (4673)


Resource Database: classes, programs, services, etc.  in Washington State.  Search by zip, keyword or city.
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Parenting Tips, and Blog: easy to read parenting tips, children’s book reviews, our newsletter blog, as well as safe sleep, information about parent frustration, and postpartum depression.  Parenting advice >>


Developmental screenings identify your child’s strengths as well as any areas of challenge.  Ask questions and talk about parenting.  Developmental screenings >>

Stressed?  Online information about stress management, techniques to reduce stress, and information  about our workshops.Stress management >>


Links to helpful resources on such topics as health, parenting, child development and community resources.
Helpful links >>