Bringing Partners Together to serve families in our community

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Who We Are

Our Mission: Providing leadership through collaboration with all segments of the community for the well-being of families and children.

Our Vision: All children in Dawson County will have the opportunity to become successful, contributing, productive, and self-sustaining adults.

Our FY22 Goals: Dawson County Family Connection will work with partners to coordinate and support programs and services to:

  • Improve mental wellness
  • Improve family stability
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Activities/Programs/Services

  • Mental Wellness Coalition-Join Today!
  • Suicide Prevention Awareness campaign in September
  • Mental Health Awareness campaign in May
  • Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR Training)
  • Youth Mental Health First Aid
  • Teen Maze
  • Reverse Advent Calendar
  • Stuff the Bus
  • Family Stability Strategy Team-Join Today!
  • Child Abuse Prevention campaign in April
  • Foster Care Advocacy campaign in May
  • Foster family support
  • Kinship Care Meetings
  • Stewards of Children Training
  • Community Resource List
  • Community Collaborative Meetings

Data

Access and download data that helps inform decisions in our efforts to improve child and family well-being in our community.

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Resources

These helpful resources help us craft local solutions to issues through a non-partisan, evidence-based lens.

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