Partners with Families & Children prevents, interrupts and repairs cycles of abuse and neglect within families.

Children's Advocacy Center
Fussy Baby Network
Parenting Support
Community Outreach and Education

Child Forensic Interviews
Specialized Medical Examinations
Kids Court / Teen Court
Child Legal Advocacy

Mental Health Services
Substance Use Disorders Treatment
Parenting Support
Child & Family Team Coordination

Success Story

Elaine was using both drugs and alcohol by age 11. She was removed from her home because her mother was physically abusing her and was mentally ill. As an adult, Elaine too lost custody of her children. She could not break the multi-generational cycle of abuse alone. Elaine’s journey back began at Partners, where she played on the floor with her youngest son and learned to be a healthy and nurturing parent.

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Thank you for supporting Dine Out For Our Kids!

We appreciate the support of our participating restaurants and sponsors:

Seasons of Coeur D'Alene - Our Honorary Restaurant Chair!
Twigs Bistro - River Park Square, South Hill, Spokane Valley Mall, Wandermere
Satay Bistro
Lost Boys Garage
Fire Artisan Pizza
Monterey Cafe
Copper Hana (Cheney)

Thank you to Kris Crocker of KXLY, our Honorary Co-Chair, and to Yelp Spokane, our online host. Our inaugural Dine Out for Our Kids would not have been possible without the generosity of:

Premier Partners Wealth Management
The Avista Foundation
Design Spike

Please continue to patronize our restaurant partners throughout the year and thank them for helping the children and families we serve. See you next year!

4 children die

every day in the U.S. as a result of abuse and neglect

More than 1,000

children and families are served by Partners each year

1 in 5 people

has a diagnosable mental health condition

1000's of infants

suffer irreversible brain injury due to Shaken Baby Syndrome


of children live with a parent with a substance use disorder

Today 20 children

in the state of Washington will be victims of abuse

Help us change the cycle