First Step Family Support Center

Center-based Activities

Port Angeles Drop-in Center at First Step
Port Angeles Drop-in Center

The Port Angeles Drop-In Center at First Step offers a safe place to find what you need for your family. We have a free clothing and equipment closet, information and referrals, a children’s play area, emergency diapers and formula, access to phones, computers, fax and copier, healthy snacks, and free children’s books.

When: Monday – Thursday, 1:00 – 4:00
Year-round except holidays
Where: First Step Drop-in Center
325 East 6th Street, Port Angeles
Contact: Erin or Carmen (360) 457-8355
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Summer Adventure Camp
Summer Adventure Camp

Summer Adventure Camp is a kindergarten-readiness program held during the summer for students entering Kindergarten. Arts and crafts, story time, songs, and games are used to help children prepare for the transition to public education.

When: June 24th to July 15th
Where: Franklin Elementary – 2505 S Washington St, Port Angeles
Contact: Carmen (360)457-8355
Registration: You can register in person at our Drop In Center, Mon-Thurs 1-4pm.
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Promoting First Relationships

Promoting First Relationships is a free 11 week parenting class that focuses on how important you are in your child’s developing sense of self and well-being. Childcare and a light snack is provided at each class. Peninsula College credit available. Please reach out if you need transportation.

When: Thursdays – April 25th through June 20th from 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Where: First Step Family Support Center
323 East 6th Street, Port Angeles
Contact: Krista (360) 457-8355
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Kaleidoscope Play and Learn Port Angeles
Port Angeles Kaleidoscope Play & Learn

Babies and toddlers learn through playtime, story time, games, and music activities. Age appropriate learning activities for pre-schoolers are provided through art, music, song and dance, circle and story time, literacy, science, and other activities.

When: Wednesdays 9:30 a.m – 11:30 a.m
April 24th to June 26th
Where: First Step Family Support Center
323 East 6th Street, Port Angeles
Contact: Krista (360) 640-4003
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Tools of the Mind
Tools of the Mind Early Learning Academy

Tools of the Mind, a learning environment and curriculum that helps children become a master of their own behavior by building executive function skills so they can excel in school and life.

When: New schedule to be determined
Where: First Step Family Support Center
323 East 6th Street, Port Angeles
Contact: Krista (360) 640-4003