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Article Index

Community Links

ARC of the Olympic Peninsula 
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Olympic Peninsula
City of Forks
City of Port Angeles
City of Sequim
Clallam Connection (Housing)
Clallam County Family YMCA
Clallam County Health & Human Services
Clallam County Juvenile Services
Clallam County Community Network - PO Box 2729, Port Angeles, WA 98362 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Clallam County Literacy Council
Concerned Citizens of Clallam County
Family Planning of Clallam County
First Step Family Support Center
First Teacher Program (Parenting Matters Foundation)
Forks Abuse Program
Forks Community Hospital
Healthy Families of Clallam County
North Olympic Library System
Olympic Community Action
Olympic Medical Center
Olympic Medical Center - New Family Services
Parenting Matters Foundation
Parent Line - A program of Lutheran Community Services Northwest
Peninsula Community Mental Health
Port Angeles Healthy Youth Coalition
Port Angeles Speed Step - SPEcial EDucation Students, Therapists, Educators and Parents
Prevention Works - Information about prevention efforts in Clallam County, WA
Serenity House
SNAP (Special Needs Assistance Program)
United Way of Clallam County
Volunteer Center of Clallam County
West End Outreach

Washington State Links

Access Washington - Information on services available in the state of Washington
Children's Alliance - 1-800-854-KIDS. Information on current legislative issues.
Children’s Home Society of Washington
Children's Hospital - Toll Free 1-877-526-2500
Early Care and Education Coalition
Foundation for Early Learning
Municipal Research & Services Center of Washington
School Guide
School's Out Washington
Talaris Research Institute
United Way of King County - SOAR Initiative - SOAR is a partnership of business and community leaders, grant makers, non-profit organizations, schools, governments, parents and faith-based groups in Seattle and King County.
Washington Counts in the 21st Century
Washington Learns - Early Learning Advisory Committee
Washington State's Infant Toddler Early Intervention Program
Washington State Department of Health
Washington Kids Count
Within Reach - Formerly Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies

National Links

Annie E Casey Foundation
Center for Children with Special Needs (Program of Children's Hospital)
Consumer Product Safety Commission (information on product recalls)
Future of Children
Fit for a Kid (Daimler Chrysler Car Seat Checks of any car seat)
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
National Safe Kids Campaign

Ounce of Prevention

Local Media Links

Forks Forum
KONP Radio
Peninsula Daily News
Sequim Gazette
Sequim This Week

Education Links

Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI)
Cape Flattery School District
Crescent School District
Olympic Christian School

Olympic Educational Service District
Queen of Angels School
Quillayute Valley School District
Peninsula College
Port Angeles School District
Sequim School District

Tribal Links

Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe
Lower Elwha Tribe
Makah Nation
Quileute Tribe

Growing up Drug Free
Multijurisdictional Counterdrug Task Force Training (MCTFT)
National Clearninghouse for Drug & Alcohol Prevention
National Institute on Drug Abuse
NIAA - Alcohol Prevention Website for Middle Schoolers
On-line Pamphlets by substance
Parenting is Prevention
Parents: The Anti-Drug
Partnership for Drug Free America
Publications for Parents
     Risky Behaviors & Senior Year - 
     User Name: openletter Password:  mcflash
Science of Addiction

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
The Anti-Drug
Time to Talk: Get Help Talking to Your Kids about Drugs & Alcohol

Meth Links

PBS Frontline “The Meth Epidemic” FAQs -
Partnership for a Drug Free America – FAQs -
Children & the Community:
ONDCP– Impact of Meth on Children – DEC Programs
Partnership for a Drug Free America – how meth affects a community
Meth and Child Welfare: Promising Solutions for Children, Their Parents, and Grandparents
National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children -
Drug-specific information:
Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) -
Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) site for teens -
ONDCP Meth Fact sheet -
ONDCP Meth Drug Facts -
Rural Assistance Center – Meth information for rural areas -

Tobacco Links

Washington State Quit Line 1-877-270-STOP (7867)
Secondhand smokes you Campaign
Washington State Department of Health Tobacco Prevention and Control Program
CDC's Tobacco Page
CDC's "Got a Minute? Give it to Your Kid" brochure
Clallam County Smoke Free Guide
Environmental Protection Agency - protecting children from environmental risks 
     (pdf version) also available in English, Spanish, and Vietnamese).
EPA Smoke-Free Homes or EPA's Smoke-Free Home Pledge

Dads Links

Dads & Daughters
Dads at a Distance
Fathering Magazine
Fathers Raising Children Project
National Center for Fathering
Responsible Single Fathers
Single & Custodial Father’s Network

Other Helpful Links

Best Practices List (For grants) (Court Appointed Special Advocate)
Census Data
Children of Prisoners Library
Demographic Information
Developmental Assets
Incredible Years (Training information)
Judy Ford