Resource fair aimed at aiding young parents

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Vancouver — Clark County, local school districts and nonprofits are hosting the Young Parent Resource Fair, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6 at the Center for Educational Leadership at the Robert C. Bates Center, 2901 Falk Road.

Pregnant or parenting teens and first-time parents can find information on how to make baby food, graduating from high school, child safety seats, maternity support services, children's dental services, health insurance, WashingTeenHelp.com and the Women, Infant and Children program.

For more information about the event, contact Nancy Spangle at 397-8000 ext. 7201 or Nancy.Spangle@clark.wa.gov.

The county also has an online resource guide for pregnant and parenting teens that includes a list of services and providers, available at http://www.clark.wa.gov/public-health/family/documents/8-31-2012-ResourceGuideforPPT-ClarkCounty.pdf.