Parenting Resources

Parenting Together Washington County has launched a new website with a variety of resources and a calendar of parenting and family-friendly activities.

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In addition to the new website, you can also call 211, which provides referral to resources for food, housing, child care, legal, health care, employment, counseling, public agencies and much more! Language translation for over 150 languages is available. If 211 does not work on your phone, call 503-222-5555 or access the 211 resource directory online.

Finally, family resource managers are located in most school districts. They provide free one-on-one parenting support, referrals, information and assistance for families and their children ages 0-6. Call 503-846-4431 to get connected.

Support includes:

  • Early learning resources
    • Healthy infant/child development
    • Quality child care information
    • Early literacy, school readiness, learning resources and materials
  • Parenting resources
    • Tips and strategies
    • Classes and workshops
    • Family-friendly activities
  • Basic needs, health and human services resources
    • Food and clothing
    • Hygiene products and diapers
    • Dental, physical and mental health