Orcas Primary Intervention Program (Orcas PIP)
To provide a nurturing, supportive environment that allows children to feel safe, to learn about themselves, identify feelings, develop interpersonal skills and increase self-esteem.
Director: Margie Sabine
Mailing Address:611 School Road, Eastsound, WA, 98245
Target Audience or Areas Served or Area of Operation: Orcas Elementary K-3rd
Services for Families: Families are included in the referral process and throughout the year for program follow up and student progress.
Services for Youth/Teen:
The Primary Intervention Program is a certified “Best Practice” program serving primary aged children who have been identified as being “at-risk” of academic or social failure. Identified children receive individual attention with a trained adult in a safe and nurturing environment on a weekly basis. Children develop resilient behaviors such as self- confidence and problem solving skills.
Volunteer Opportunities/Needs: Volunteer opportunities as a child associate – required from September through May.
Charitable donations accepted? Yes – through Orcas Island School District – PIP