The Vancouver School District GRADS-Teen Parent Program was developed for any pregnant or parenting high school student.
The objectives of the program are to help students remain in school and graduate, while delaying subsequent pregnancies and developing skills for effective parenting and future success.
The Program Provides:
The state has released a new web site called WashingTeenHelp.org that contains information on health and food state benefit programs, community resources, and other pertinent health information for pregnant and parenting teens.
ParentHelp123.org is another site helping Washington families find useful programs and available resources.
Program requirements include student participation in the child development center and parenting class.
For more information, contact:
Teen Parent Coordinator, (360) 313-4446, Melanie.Spencer@vansd.org
Case Manager, (360) 313-4436, Christie.Chapin@vansd.org
GRADS Teacher, (360) 313-4557, Bonnie.Watson@vansd.org