2012 Family support group
The third Wednesday of every month from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
*Except March, October, and November we will meet the third Tuesday. Click the link above for dates.*
Families will enjoy a FREE dinner starting at 6:00pm, so get here on time while it's still hot!
Separate support groups will follow from 6:30-7:30 PM
- Parents and caregivers
- Patients ages 4-11
- Siblings ages 4-11
- Teen patients and siblings together, ages 12-19.
The children's program will consist of therapeutic games and crafts, team building activities, and times for emotional expression.
Teens will have similar opportunities, with that "teen spin" on things to keep it interesting.
Parents Group Topic - February 15
(rescheduled due to cancellation of January meeting)
"Facebook and Your Child's Privacy"
Join Whitworth Professor, Jim McPherson as we explore and discuss media and your child's privacy.
About Jim: After working for several years as a newspaper reporter, editor and public relations professional, Jim McPherson completed his Ph.D. in journalism, history and political science at Washington State University in 1998. Prior to coming to Whitworth in 2000, he taught a Peace College, a women’s college in Raleigh, N.C. At Whitworth Jim McPherson is an associate professor of communication studies who teaches media criticism, media history, and journalism skills courses.
RSVP is requested to plan for food: 509-474-2759
or to Maggie, Kim, or Nettie
Support from: SHCH,ACCOIN, RYPIEN FOUNDATION