Coming Together for Recovery

Posted by on Oct 3, 2014 in Children's Mental Health, depression, Family Fun, family support, family support organization, GPS for Youth and Families, Mental Illness | Comments Off on Coming Together for Recovery

The power of support was never more evident than on September 30th at our Movie Night & Conversation at Integrity Life Church in Federal Way.  That date marked the second of two great events in September! (The first event took place September 26th at Trinity Presbyterian Church in Shoreline, hosted by Pastor Randy Butler and attended by 20 people.) We ended our celebration of Recovery Month 2014 by coming together with community members, our Board and staff to hear and share recovery stories and points of view on the experiences of people who face mental health and substance use...

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Thank you Volunteers!

Posted by on Apr 25, 2014 in Family Fun, family support, GPS for Youth and Families, Mental Illness, Volunteers, young adults, youth peers | Comments Off on Thank you Volunteers!

Did you know April is National Volunteer Month? In light of that, we want to take a moment to say a huge THANK YOU to our star volunteers! You do great work for us, and many of you help out at other organizations too. You are truly the stars in this community and we appreciate every one of you.  

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MUSINGS from Susan’s Desk

Posted by on Dec 31, 2013 in executive director, Family Fun, family support, GPS for Youth and Families, Musings from Susan's Desk, Parent Class, sustainable family support organization, Uncategorized, young adults | Comments Off on MUSINGS from Susan’s Desk

HEART-FELT GRATITUDE AND HIGH HOPES FOR A BRIGHT NEW YEAR.   As we prepare to bid adieu to 2013, I am filled with gratitude for the wonderful welcome and community involvement GPS received throughout our first year of operation as a new family support organization!  From our official launch in April to December’s wonderfully fun-filled, pre-holiday, family movie night, 2013 delivered on all of its many opportunities to engage King County parents, children and youth. Looking back over 2013 and highlights such as the parenting classes held in August, September and October,  April’s...

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