• “Celebrate Children” in Wisconsin: License Plate Campaign  

    Family Resource Center St. Croix Valley is pleased to partner with Celebrate Children Foundation to help advance the mission of Wisconsin’s Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Board: to proactively build safe, stable and nurturing relationships and environments that strengthen Wisconsin families. You can help highlight the visibility of this important work through ordering a ‘Celebrate […]

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  • Baby & Me promotes learning through play, provides support and community connections for parents

    Every week, parents and babies gather at Baby & Me to share their joys and concerns from the week. Often, parents come with questions about feeding or sleeping, and are excited to share news of a recent milestone, such as crawling, clapping and learning to wave. Parents discuss a topic related to child development or […]

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  • Donor Spotlight: Ann & Bill Findlay advocate for Family Resource Center

    Long-time supporters like Ann and Bill Findlay sustain our work; they have seen first-hand the difference our services can make for families. In the mid-1990s, health care professionals and educators in St. Croix County began to recognize a need for increased support to families with young children. A Public Health needs assessment pointed to a […]

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  • Young family thrives with support from home visits

    Tianna first learned about Family Resource Center St. Croix Valley as a high school student when she was pregnant with her daughter Avalynn. She attended group classes and received home visits, and said she learned helpful information about regarding the ‘Baby Blues’, infant sleep and crying, and generally what to expect with the birth of […]

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  • Former participant Jack Pollitt gives back through volunteering

    When Jack Pollitt and his family moved to Baldwin in 2004, his wife Jennifer was a stay-at-home mom and their son Jonathan was almost 2 years old. They found out about Play & Learn, and thought it would be a good opportunity for Jonathan to interact with other children. “It turned out to be a […]

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  • Parent group in Milltown scheduled for July

    Parent Cafe: Now enrolling for July! Share ideas * Make new friends * Discuss your family’s hopes and dreams Join us on Mondays, July 10, 17. and 24 from 1-3 p.m. at Angels Island Park in Milltown.  Free snacks and childcare is provided at all Parent Cafe groups. Please call 715-684-4440 to register by July […]

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  • Reach for the Stars celebrates participants, honors leadership and welcomes new support

    Family Resource Center St. Croix Valley hosted the Reach for the Stars gala with Caribbean flair on April 30 at the River Falls Golf Club, and despite the chilly, wet weather, the climate among the nearly 250 guests was warm and festive. The event was the organization’s 12th annual, and a finale for Executive Director […]

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  • Spring Newsletter 2017

       

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  • Patty Draxler Retires

    The Board of Directors and Staff want to congratulate Patty Draxler on her retirement from Family Resource Center St Croix Valley after 15 very successful years as Executive Director.  “It is with great excitement, and of course a little trepidation, that I announce my retirement as Executive Director effective May 19, 2017,” Patty said. “I […]

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  • Staff Spotlight: Marla Butler

    Parent educator Marla Butler has seen a lot of changes in over 11 years working with Family Resource Center St. Croix Valley. While some might find change to be challenging, Butler has embraced it. “I enjoy the variety of my day-to-day,” she said. “I like meeting new people. It’s rewarding to see a parent share […]

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