Super Sitter Training


Parent to Parent of Whatcom County presents Super Sitter Training, June 28-30, 10am-3:30pm at The Arc of Whatcom County’s Dan Godwin Community Center  located at 2602 McLeod Rd, Bellingham.

This popular class is available for youth ages 13 and older and teaches basic baby-sitting skills along with skills caring for children, particularly for children with special needs. Attendees will enjoy the learning environment of the camp as they meet new friends. Included in the program is a full day of infant/child CPR and First Aid certification.  It is recommended that participants have some prior baby-sitting experience.

Super Sitter Training Registration form 2017

Registration forms are due June 22. Class fee is $95. Partial scholarships are available.

For questions please contact Karlene at 715-0170 ext. 302 or

Parent to Parent Summer Evening Family Barbecue

18057931_1480464058671377_1599466753495442850_n Saturday, July 1 from 6-7:30pm at Bloedel Donovan Park, Large Gym

Come and enjoy a summer evening with friends. Super Sitters will be there to offer fun activities for the kids. Hot dogs, dessert, and drinks will be provided by P2P. Please bring your favorite potluck item (salad, fruit, vegetables) to share.

For more information call 715-0170 ext. 302 or

Co-sponsored by Bellingham Parks & Recreation.


Parent Support Group

The Parent to Parent (P2P) Support Group meets the 2nd Monday of each month from 7-8:30 pm at  The Dan Godwin Community Center, 2602 McLeod Road.  Meet with other parents and professionals to get the support you need. Child care is available by RSVP’ing one week before the meeting. Contact Karlene for more information or to RSVP: 360-715-0170, ext. 302 or

Upcoming Parent Support Group Dates:
  • Monday, June 12, 7-8:30pm.

Other support groups & meetings  occur*, on a regular basis on varying dates and times including the following:

  • Understanding Behavior Panel & Networking Workshop on Wednesday May 31 from 6:30-8:30pm.  Please note this workshop meets at  St. Luke’s Community Health Education Center (3333 Squalicum Parkway, Bellingham).
  • Down syndrome Outreach & P2P Support Meeting on Tuesday June 20th from 6:30-8pm.

*Meeting held  at The Arc’s  Dan Godwin Community Center unless otherwise noted.