• Prevention Works!
  • Prevention Works!
  • Prevention Works!
  • Prevention Works!
  • Prevention Works!
  • Increase Parenting Support for Families with Young Children

  • Promote Youth Academic Success

  • Identify Young Children with Mental, Emotional or Behavioral Problems and Provide Support

  • Reduce Violent and Aggressive Behavior by and to Youth

  • Increase Parenting Support for Families with Young Children

United Way Mini-Grant 2019

United Way of Clallam County envisions living in a place where everyone is supported socially, economically and in their physical and mental health.   Our Mission is to strengthen our community by helping people live safe, healthy, and productive lives.  One of the ways we reach our mission is to lead collaborative, community-wide efforts to obtain and provide resources to enhance community well-being.  Therefore, the United Way of Clallam County is pleased to announce a collaboration with Prevention Works! regarding the following funding opportunity.

Child Care Crisis

PW! Child Care Task Force Goals:

1) Have three mentors with capacity to take a total of 6 students in Clallam County

2) Inform public about Child Care Crisis and need for Child Care Centers and well-trained workers

3) Support the development of a 24/7 child care center in Clallam County

Licensed Child Care search:

Child Care Check

Child Care Check is a search tool for you to get information about individual child care providers and early learning programs in Washington. https://www.findchildcarewa.org/

Are you interested in becoming a Licensed Child Care Provider? Check out this resource: https://www.dcyf.wa.gov/services/earlylearning-childcare/early-achievers 

Building Resilience Against Burnout and Compassion Fatigue: Strategies for Success

October 5 at Jamestown Campus’ Red Cedar Hall from 9 AM to noon.

Dr. Marya (“Mary-ah”) Barey, Seattle Psychologist, teacher, mental health supervisor and author, will define Compassion Fatigue, indicate prevention activities for caregivers and increase awareness of personal & professional consequences of Compassion Fatigue.  Dr. Barey will offer effective strategies to prevent and counteract symptoms professional caregivers may experience over time.

Flyer: pdfBuilding Resilience Against Burnout and Compassion Fatigue

Register at: https://pw4kids.brownpapertickets.com/

Early Learning Directory

Early Learning Directory - Clallam County

Please watch this tab for a NEW Searchable Early Learning Directory! If you want to have your program included, send request to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Our goal with this directory is to help families with young children by publishing a list of early learning programs available and learning resources within Clallam County. This list is for the purpose of informing families of available programs. It is not intended to recommend any particular program, nor is it any kind of endorsement for those contained within. Adults need to determine if a given program meets the criteria they believe are important for their child. Programs provide us with the information contained in this directory.

 

Celebrating Milestones! Free Child Check

Children ages 18 months to Kindergarten entrance                                                                                           

Help your child prepare for school!

Participants of Child Check gain:

  • Insight about your child’s social, emotional and behavioral health through relevant screenings
  • Family Resource Kit
  • Confidence that your child is on track
  • The opportunity to speak to a professional about your child’s development
  • Access to relevant community resources

To schedule your free screening call Parent Line @ 360.452.5437.