Volume 03: Issue 12 | December 01, 2020
CHECK OUT THE HOMEPAGE ON OUR WEBSITE FOR DETAILS ON SOME FOOD PROGRAMS AVAILABLE FOR FREE WITH CONTACLESS PICKUP TO CARRY YOU THROUGH THE HOLIDAYS!
SAFE TOYS AND GIFTS MONTH - December

NATIONAL SAFE TOYS AND GIFTS MONTH During December, participate in Safe Toys and Gifts Month. Since December is the biggest gift-giving month in the world, it's important to keep safety in mind as you're shopping for the little ones in your life. ...

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Product Recalls

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Valuable information, suggestions and wisdom from a parent's perspective!
Chad Welch, DCPCF
Community Impact Coordinator - Education
chad@unitedwaydc.com
920-421-3145
We Don't Need to Talk About COVID All of the Time. -...

November 12, 2020by: Chad Welch, Community Impact Coordinator - Education As the pandemic continues to permeate every aspect of our lives, our conversations may start to feel like they're getting stale and repetitive - if not anxiety-inducing....

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Spotlight on Family Health
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COVID-19: Vaccine Updates
A safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine will be an important tool in stopping the spread of the virus. DHS is working with local, state, and federal partners so that Wisconsin is prepared to get people vaccinated when the vaccine is available.
DHS will continue to update this webpage as information becomes available. Here is what we know so far.

Northwest Wisconsin experienced a surge in methamphetamine use and addiction in the late 1990s and early 2000s. It is growing in popularity because it is less expensive and it has a longer euphoric effect than other illegal stimulants. Today, the majority of the methamphetamine available in Wisconsin is produced in Mexico and transported here by drug-trafficking organizations.
Remember to check in on your mental wellness during this holiday season.
Family Fun in the Community
Door County Winter Events - Door County Parents

Check back often as we will update this page as we learn of events It's not too late to get on Santa's Nice List! Coming soon to Sturgeon Bay..... Stories with Santa! Join us on Saturday, November 21 for a virtual reading of 'The Night Before...

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Different, Safe Holidays 2020

The 2020 holidays are going to be different. With the advice being to stay home, be safe, and help stop the spread of COVID-19, we offer suggestions on how to make the holidays still meaningful and fulfilling.

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Connecting with Other DC Parents
Supporting Literacy in Door County
Community Connections Corner
If your family, or you know of a family that is in need, please reach out to Rebecca for assistance. Housing, utilities, infant needs (diapers, wipes, etc),
COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS
FREE and CONFIDENTIAL support for ANY Door County family raising children in Door County or an individual enrolled in K-12 schooling whom has not yet graduated. A Community Connector is a parent peer who has experienced challenges of their own, received Door County services and has learned how to advocate for their family.
Contact Rebecca Nicholson for assistance and support regarding the following:
  • Rent, utility, food assistance
  • Infant / toddler basic needs
  • Children's mental health / disability support
  • Vehicle repair and purchase assistance
  • Anything else related to raising a family
Rebecca Nicholson
(920) 421-3145 call or text
rebecca@unitedwaydc.com
or fill out an interest form and she will contact you
Door County Partnership
for Children and Families


Everyone is Welcome!

The Partnership is open to any Door County parent / community member. You are especially encouraged to attend our quarterly Partnership meetings to hear what the Partnership has been working on. This program is person-centered and requires feedback from community members to be successful. Please be sure to share any feedback or suggestions you may have, we want to hear your voice!
If you have any questions or would like to learn more about the Door County Partnership for Children and Families, please contact:

Rebecca Nicholson
Community Connector
(920) 421-3145