Megan Connell is the Community in Schools representative at LaVenture Middle School.
Communities In Schools works directly inside schools, building relationships that empower students to succeed inside and outside the classroom.
Neighbors in Need Food Bank: https://svneighborsinneed.com/
Helping Hands Food Bank: https://helpinghandsfoodbank.org/
Chow Program: https://unitedwayskagit.org/cms-view-page.php?page=chow
Friendship House: http://www.skagitfriendshiphouse.org/
SNAP Program: https://www.washingtonconnection.org/
Christ the King Church provides meals at the following times:
Tuesday Night Dinner & Movie - 6 p.m.
Saturday Dinner 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Sunday Food Ministry - hot breakfast 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Within Reach: http://www.withinreachwa.org/
Northwest Youth Services: http://www.nwys.org/
Oasis Teen Shelter: www.skagitymca.org/oasis-teen-shelter
Friendship House for Women and Children:
Housing Resource Center in Community Action: https://communityactionskagit.org/menus/housing-resource-center.html
Community Action of Skagit County: https://www.communityactionskagit.org/
Department of Health and Human Services: https://www.dshs.wa.gov/youth-services
Health and Medical:
Drug and Alcohol Recovery:
CCS Recovery Center, Substance Abuse Outpatient Center:
Pheonix Recovery Services:
Skagit Recovery Center: www.skagitrc.com
Catholic Community Services:
Bridgid Collins Family Support Center: www.brigidcollins.org
Teen Link: 1-866-833-6546
Confidential phone line that operates from 10am to 6pm
The Landing: ww.unitedgeneralhospitalfoundation.org
Provides support for youth ages 3-18 that are facing the death of a loved one.
Kinship Care Support Program:
Financial help and respite for relatives raising kin.
Children of the Valley: http://www.childrenofthevalley.org/Site/Children_of_the_Valley.html
Family Immigration Services at Community Action
Northwest Immigration Rights Project: http://www.nwirp.org/
Tierra Nueva Family Support Center: http://www.tierra-nueva.org/family-support-center/
Critical Needs Program through Community Action:
Parent Help 123: http://parenthelp123.org/
Parent Help provides
Skagit Counties Children’s Advocacy Center
Connects families with protection, healing and justice for child abuse victims
Skagit YMCA: http://www.skagitymca.org/
The Boys and Girls Club: http://www.skagitraisesgreatkids.org/mount-vernon/
Community Action’s Resource Directory: http://www.skagitcrc.org/health.php
Communities in Schools of Skagit County: https://whatcomcounty.ciswa.org/what-we-do/
Communities in Schools of Washington State: https://ciswa.org/
Communities in Schools National: https://www.communitiesinschools.org/
LaVenture Middle School, MVSD
Communities In Schools of Skagit-Whatcom
(360) 428- 6116, ext. 31178