Family Support Center of South Sound is a nonprofit 501c3 multi-service agency located in Olympia, Washington, founded in 1992 to provide families and survivors of violence with coordinated, supportive services in one centralized location.   You can learn more about our programs and services here.
Our Mission - "Working Together to Strengthen All Families"
Our Vision - We envision a community where all families are valued, nurtured, and have the resources to be strong, healthy, and self sufficient.
Strangulation Prevention Training - Family Support Center and our partners in the Family Justice Center are excited to bring a multidisciplinary team experts on strangulation to Thurston County April 17th and 18th for an informative and beneficial course on strangulation prevention. Register TODAY!
This is a great training for law enforcement personnel, prosecutors, defense attorneys, medical professionals, judges, community base advocates, and ANYONE who works in the domestic violence or sexual assault field.
This two day training will be led by a multidisciplinary team from the Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention.

Reserve a spot for you, and your team, today!!

Camp HOPE America-Washington is entering its 3rd year! Find out how you can support this camp for children and youth who have witnessed domestic violence and trauma by clicking HERE.
Volunteer Opportunities: We are also looking for volunteers who would like to help at Pear Blossom Place, the region’s largest family shelter. If you are interested in learning more please email
This year we have FIVE exciting events planned. Attending these events is not only fun it is a great way to support families with children and survivors in our community! Join us for one, two, or all of them!
April 11, 2019 – 100 Women Who Care About Kids: Together, in ONE HOUR, you can help to raise $10,000 to better the lives of children in our community. With each person giving just $100 we will reach our goal! Sign Up TODAY!
May 12, 2019 – 5th Annual Mother’s Day 5k and Kids 1 Mile Run: A fun, family friendly 5K over a USA Track & Field certified course! Participants are encouraged to run, walk, or roll along the scenic waterfront in downtown Olympia, Washington with a free 1 mile kids run. Register TODAY!
June 9, 2019 – Family Support Center’s Birthday Bash!: Join us as we celebrate Family Support Center’s 27 years of service to the community and Pear Blossom Place’s 5th Anniversary. Food, drink, music, and much much more. Stay tuned for details!!
Early October, 2019 – 100 Men Who Care About Domestic Violence: Gather with men from across the region and stand up to end domestic violence in our community. With each person contributing $100 we know we will reach our goal of $10,000 to help survivors of domestic violence in the South Sound! Stay tuned to find which day in October we will be hosting this important event!
October 29, 2019 – Family Support Center's Annual Fall Breakfast: The Annual Fall Breakfast is the time of year when we connect our community of supporters with the Family Support Center’s mission, “Working Together to Strengthen All Families”. We hope you will join us in celebrating our successes and honoring our supporters and all of the families we serve. Save your seat for Family Support Center's Annual Fall Breakfast Today!