Parent Support

GSC Parent Event Calendar

Calendar with events for parents & caregivers in Kalamazoo County, such as Parent Cafes and Parent Coalition Meetings. 

https://www.kalamazoogreatstartcollaborative.org/calendar

Contact: Ashley Drenth, 269.250.9665 or ashley.drenth@kresa.org

Parent Literacy Together at Kalamazoo Literacy Council

Multi-Generational Learning program that helps parents become more engaged in their children’s learning. 

https://kalamazooliteracy.org/parent-literacy/

Contact: Taylor Sayers, 269.447.1158 or tsayers@kalamazooliteracy.org

Michigan Alliance for Families

Information, support, and education for families who have children and young adults who receive (or may be eligible to receive) special education services. 

https://www.michiganallianceforfamilies.org/

Contact: Bethann Robbins 269.365.5626 or bethann@michiganallianceforfamilies.org

ASK Parent Support Partners

Empowering families who are raising children with developmental, mood, behavioral, or emotional challenges.

https://www.askforkids.org/

Contact: 269.343.5896

Michigan Parenting Resources

Online program meant to support caregivers across the state of Michigan in strengthening their parent-child relationships and gaining new tools for enhancing positive child behaviors.

https://michiganpmto.com/resources-for-families/mi-parenting-resource/

El Concilio

Non-profit, community-focused organization that seeks to help Latino residents support their families, contribute to society, and appreciate their cultural significance in the region. 

https://elconciliokzoo.org/

Contact: 269.385.6279

Rootead

Healing arts and birth work programs that are diverse, inclusive, anti-racist and trauma informed, including: yoga, drumming, dancing, meditation and Red Birth Green programs. 

https://www.rootead.org/

Contact: 269.720.9200

Fatherhood Network

Support group for fathers, aimed at strengthening family relationships before, during, and after the child rearing process.

https://www.facebook.com/TheFatherhoodNetwork

4DAD

Program that supports fathers and promotes health families in the community. 

https://www.kalcounty.com/hcs/mch/4dad/

Contact: 269.373.5236 or dsmill@kalcounty.com

Kalamazoo County Native-American Family Support Group

Assist Kalamazoo County Native-American families by providing information on Kalamazoo County playgroups, social events, support, books and a safe place to ask questions and assess needs of families.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/329053234333991

Great Start Collaborative

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4606 Croyden Ave.
Kalamazoo, MI 49006

 

Tel: (269) 250-9635

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