Community Resources

Parents
Opening Doors
Opening Doors provides information, resources and support to first-time parents.
 

Childcare

 

Oregon Early Learning
A search-by-zip code for local childcare and preschool options for young children.

 Child Care Resource and Referral for Washington County
Community Action’s Child Care Resource & Referral (CCR&R) of Washington County helps parents and families to find childcare referrals and resources. 

 Compliance History and Complaints
The Child Care Division of the Oregon Employment Department can answer parent questions regarding compliance history for in-home childcare providers and for childcare centers.

Childcare Seekers
A free online service for parents seeking childcare.

Central Coordination of Child Care Resource and Referral
A statewide network of thirteen resource and referral agencies serving all thirty-six counties in Oregon.

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Woman and child reading together.
Health and Safety
Car Seat Clinics with the Beaverton Police Department
The Beaverton Police Department offers clinics on proper car seat installation.

Emergency Preparedness
Information from the City of Beaverton’s Emergency Management program on how local families can prepare for possible serious events, such as storms, earthquakes or fire.

Food Hero
Ideas and tips for planning, budgeting, and cooking healthy meals for your family from Oregon State University. Available in Spanish and English language.

Immunization Information for Washington County
The Washington County Department of Health & Human Services provides necessary immunizations for children and adults against vaccine-preventable diseases such as diphtheria, polio, whooping cough, measles, hepatitis, flu, and numerous other diseases.

Kidshealth
KidsHealth is the largest and most visited site on the Web providing doctor-approved health information about children from before birth through adolescence.

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Help for Families in Need
 211 info
Free information about more than 5,000 health, community, and social services.

The Dougy Center
Grief counseling and support groups for children and families.

Beaverton Family Resource Center
A free program for the Beaverton School District helping families and youth connect to resources in the greater Beaverton area.

Healthy Start
Information, resources and support to any first-time parent, helping to give each baby a healthy start.

Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
WIC is the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children.

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