Moving Forward OR Stepping Back Meeting: YOU Decide! Join us on May 15th 1:00-2:30 PM to let your voice be heard about the direction of the Coalition and your Executive Board’s vision for 2021-2022.

Coronavirus

If you do not like the direction the current Executive Board has been moving, the proposed By Laws gives you the right to vote us out. We believe you should have the ultimate power and every time your elected Board makes a decision, it is your interests we consider and not our ego or self […]

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CHILD CARE AND OUT-OF-SCHOOL TIME

Child care

The YMCA has always focused on meeting the social, emotional and academic needs of our young learners so they can grow into the changemakers of tomorrow—and today is no different. During these challenging times when routines seem to change daily, one thing remains the same: the Y provides a safe, enriching place for children to […]

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COVID-19 – What Can Child Care Providers Do?

Child care

The COVID-19 situation is changing daily. Child Care Aware of Washington is here to support you and the children and families you serve. K-12 school and workplace closures are impacting children, families and providers. Our Family Center is tracking both provider closures and openings so we can provide accurate referrals to families seeking care. Call […]

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Digital approaches for the COVID era (By Brian Lemond)

Coronavirus

For many nonprofit organizations and institutions, the coronavirus pandemic is an existential threat—spaces are shuttered, programs are paused, and funding is frozen. Leaders in the field are planning for myriad scenarios while acknowledging that pre-pandemic patterns and relationships may never return. With the clock ticking and organizations pressed for creative thinking, my colleagues and I […]

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Coronavirus and Parent Trust

Child care

Helping families navigate the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic Your family’s health and safety are our top concern. Every family, every person is experiencing heightened stress. We’re here to help. Our buildings are closed, but our staff is working remotely; answering phones, holding classes online, tracking the ever-changing resources available to help families. We know that […]

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Essential/Disaster Worker Child Care Program 2020

Child care

How to register: Step 1: Print & fill out registration packet (Essental Worker Childcare Registration Form). If your child is not a member yet, please also submit the membership form below. Step 2: Gather proof of place of employment (example: pay stub or work ID card) Step 3: Scan and email the registration packet and proof of employment […]

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