Volume 04: Issue 1 | January 2021
~ Legler family enjoying time together ice fishing on Kangaroo Lake
Valuable information, suggestions and wisdom from a parent's perspective!
Chad Welch, DCPCF
Community Impact Coordinator - Education
chad@unitedwaydc.com
920-421-3145
Spotlight on Family Health
NUTRITION
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MENTAL HEALTH
ALCOHOL AND OTHER DRUGS
Small Talks: How WI Prevents Underage Drinking

Why should you talk to kids about alcohol? Underage drinking is a real problem in Wisconsin, and it starts earlier and can be more dangerous than you might think. But parents, loved ones, and other caring adults can make a real difference. All...

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www.dhs.wisconsin.gov
Family Fun in the Community
Winter Activities For Families - Door County Parents

Ice Skating Rinks:Teresa K Hilander Community Ice RinkSturgeon Bay Ice Rink Sledding Hills:Sister Bay Sports ComplexBig Hill Park in Sturgeon BayIncinerator Hill in Sturgeon BayHill at 17 in Fish Creek Cross Country Skiing:Cross Country Skiing in ...

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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