Bethel Community Linkages
What is Bethel Linkages?
Bethel Community Linkages is composed of a group of caring community members and organizations committed to developing, expanding, and sustaining resources that support young children and their families. Our vision is to create a learning community with opportunities for communication, training, and learning among families, child care providers, and preschools, and to provide opportunities for children to enter kindergarten with basic pre-academic skills, healthy and ready to learn.
Current active members include parents, child care providers, Bethel School District, Tacoma Pierce County Health Department, Pierce County Libraries, Puget Sound Educational Service District, Pacific Lutheran University, Joint Base Lewis-McCord, and Child Care Resource & Referral of Pierce County.
What does Bethel Linkages do?
- provides an opportunity for active members to share information and resources with each other
- provides workshops for childcare and community preschool providers
- provides information for parents of young children and community members
- provides resources for parents of young children
- seeks funding and new resources for our community
How can I get involved or get more information about Bethel Linkages?
Bethel Linkages meets monthly on the second Thursday from 2:30 to 4:00 p.m. at the Bethel Education Service Center located at 516 176th Street East in Spanaway.
For more information, contact:
Mary Fischer, Community Early Childhood Specialist, 253.683.5851
Bethel Linkages is hosted by the Bethel School District. If you want to be part of making a difference for young children and their families in the Bethel community, please join us!!
“For these are our children… we will profit by, or pay for, whatever they become.” -James Baldwin