Helping Children & Families Thrive

Since 1972, First Step Family Support Center has provided support and education services to Clallam County families as part of the agency mission to promote the healthy development of children and families. Each year we serve thousands of adults and children, laying the foundation to ensure that children enjoy happy, well-adjusted, stable childhoods and vibrant futures.

First Step Family Support Center serving Clallam County since 1972

Please click on the links above to learn more about First Step and the wide variety of services we provide. Need help? Click on our resources link for an extensive list of local community resources.

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Come play in Sequim!!  In addition to Kaleidoscope Play & Learn groups in Port Angeles and Brinnon, there is one in Sequim!

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  • Turning everyday activities- such grocery shopping, cooking and bath time- into early learning opportunitie
  • Child development from birth to five

    Kaleidoscope Play & Learn GroSkills children are expected to have when they start school

  • Community programs and services available to help them raise healthy



Drop-In Center

Stop by First Step for access to the free clothing and equipment closet, information and referrals, a children’s play area, emergency diapers and formula, access to phones, computers, fax and copier, healthy snacks, and free children’s books.

Port Angeles Drop-In Center
Monday-Thursday 1-4pm
325 E. 6th Street , Port Angeles, WA

Sequim Drop-In Center

Call for dates and times

St. Luke's Episcopal Church 525 N. 5th Ave.

Visitamos a Drop In en Sequim. En la Iglesia de ST. Luke. Tenemos muchas actividades para ti y tus hijos.
 Llamanos para fechas y horario.

Please visit the Dorothy Duncan Learning Center and the Bennett House in Port Angeles for more information on the vital services we can provide to you and our community.

323 & 325 East 6th Street
(360) 457-8355

Mailing Address:
PO Box 249, Port Angeles, WA 98362

In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (866)632-9992 (Voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800)877-8339; or (800)845-6136 (Spanish). USDA and First Step Family Support Center are equal opportunity providers and employers.