MUSINGS from Susan’s Desk

Posted by on Jan 31, 2014 in GPS for Youth and Families, Mental Illness, Musings from Susan's Desk, Uncategorized | Comments Off on MUSINGS from Susan’s Desk

Ready to Share. Right here, Right now! There are many people among us who care about strengthening the mental health of children and youth.  They are teachers, doctors, legislators, neighbors, business owners, friends, family members and other community members across King County, Washington State and the United States. Why do our stories matter so much to us and to others?  Why should our voices be heard? Because getting our stories out there is the best way to educate the community on issues surrounding children’s mental health and put a face on our challenges and struggles as well as...

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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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