Mason County - Children, Youth and Teens

Child Care Action Council Resource Line

Olympia 360-754-0810

or 1-800-845-0956

http://www.ccacwa.org/professional-development

Child Care Action Council provides services and classes designed to support the important work you do with young children.  We offer a wide range of training opportunities to support caregivers and build quality care in the community.

 

Child Protective Services

(reports of abuse)

360-432-2065 or 1-800-562-5624

http://www.dshs.wa.gov/ca/safety/abuseReport.asp?2

Offices within local communities are responsible for receiving and investigating reports of suspected child abuse and neglect. Reports are received by Child Protective Services (CPS) located in each community office and assessed to determine whether the report meets the legal definition of abuse or neglect and how dangerous the situation is.

 

Children and Parents First

(parenting skills/child care) BHR switchboard

360-704-7170

http://www.bhr.org/children.asp

 These services are primarily office-based and offer therapeutic interventions to older youth on an individual and/or family basis.

 

Children's Mental Health Program

BHR 360-754-7576 or 1-800-339-7581

www.bhr.org/children/asp

The purpose of school based services is to work collaboratively and directly with schools to deliver school based mental health services to students whose behavioral and/or emotional challenges compromise their ability to attend to learning activities. Collaboration includes student’s parents, a variety of school and district staff, community services personnel, and other persons of significance in the student’s life.

 

Center for Advocacy & Personal Development

1-888-222-3664 or 360-426-5430

221 W Railroad Ave.

Shelton, WA 98584

 

Covenant House Nineline

(crisis line for runaways & their families) 1-800-999-9999

http://www.covenanthouse.org/homeless-youth-programs/nineline

 

Division of Children and Family Services, DSHS

360- 432-2050 or 1-888-283-2634

www.dshs.wa.gov/ca/general/index.asp

 

National Runaway Switchboard

(24 hrs) 1-800-621-4000 or 1-800-786-2929

 

Shelton Co-op Preschool

937 Alpine Way

Shelton, WA 98584

360-432-5410

(18 months- kindergarten; 80/mo.) 360-426-7857

 

Youth Help Line of South Sound

(CCRN) (confidential problem-solving)360-586-2777 or (N. Mason) 1-800-627-2211

 

Youth Enhancement Partnerships

(Adventure Based Therapy)

BHR 360-704-7170