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Family Development

Family Development classes support parents and caregivers by promoting quality learning for young children. Every parent can benefit from support and education during their child's growth and development periods, and the uniqueness of each parent and child is emphasized and encouraged. Classes are offered quarterly throughout Lewis County.

Preschool Programs

Family Development Classes

ALL CLASSES ARE FREE, HOWEVER PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.
Classes may cancel if there are not enough students enrolled.
    Do you have kids:
    • Ages birth to 3?
      • Check out LeaP
        • Morton – 9:30-11:30am Tuesdays, Jan. 15–March 19. Contact Laurie Hanson at hanson@lewiscounty.com.
        • Centralia – 10-11:50am or 1-2:50pm Wednesdays, Jan. 2–March 20. Contact Britany Hastings at 360-736-4359.
    • Ages 3-12 on the Autism spectrum? Check out Social Kids. 10-11:50am. Saturdays, Jan. 5–March 16. Child care is provided.
    • Ages Kindergarten through 6th grade? Check out Love and Logic - Winlock, 4-6pm Tuesdays, Jan. 15–March 12. Winlock Miller Elementary School. Child care is provided.
    • Ages 10-14? Check out Strengthening Families – Randle. 5:30-8pm Thursdays, Jan. 31-Mar. 14. White Pass Junior/Senior High. Child care is provided.
    Are you:
    • A father who would like to connect with other dads? Check out Dynamic Dads. 9-11am Saturdays, Jan. 5–March 16.
    • Ready to up your good parenting skills? Check out Level Up Parenting (formerly known as TIPS). 12-2pm Tuesdays, Jan. 8–March 12. No child care.
    • In recovery? Check out Parenting in Recovery. 9:30am-11:30am Wednesdays, Jan. 9–March 13. No child care.
    • Pregnant or have children up to 3 years old and would rather meet one-on-one with an instructor? Check out Parents as Teachers (Limited slots are available for this program. Call soon!) Contact Kristi Jewell at kristi.jewell@centralia.edu or 360-623-8449.