The PEPS experience strengthens families, increases family wellness, and prepares families to cope with life stresses by creating small, thriving neighborhood-based new parent groups.
Want to learn more about PEPS?
Meet us at a PEPS Orientation.
Read the stories of PEPS families.
Watch a video featuring new moms and dads talking about their PEPS experience.
New Parent Tips & Stories
PEPS Alumni Share...
As a new mom what was the most important thing you learned from your PEPS Group? Was simply knowing that you weren't alone in struggling as a new parent more valuable than anything else?
How new PEPS moms recharge their batteries. As a new parent, your life is quickly consumed by taking care of others, but it’s important to take care of yourself too!
Favorite PEPS Group Activities: From family camping trips, holiday parties, winter getaways to the snow, to swim lessons, barbeques, and an annual group photo.
Join one of our neighborhood-based, volunteer-facilitated new parent groups today.
Newborn Groups are for new parents and newborns to attend together.
Baby Peppers is for new parents and their 5-12 month old babies to attend together.
PEPS for Dads Groups are for primary caregiver Dads with babies 0-12 months old.
Second Time Around focuses on adding a newborn to a family with one or more other children.
Little Peppers is designed for families with two children ages zero to three.
June 18 Orientation Bothell
June 21 Adjusting to Parenthood
June 21 Orientation Lynnwood
June 25 PEPS Lecture "Being a New Dad"
June 25 Orientation West Seattle
June 27 Orientation Wallingford
August 17 PEPSapalooza Family Music Fest
PEPSapalooza Tickets On Sale! $29 early bird rate til 7/1.
Read ParentMap's Q&A with PEPS Executive Director LB Kussick.
Earn $30 for PEPS by signing up for milk delivery from our friends at Smith Brothers Farms.
Join us as we celebrate 30 years of PEPS by sharing your story.