FALL QUARTER Roots will begin place on Tuesday evening, October 8th at Nooksack Valley Christ Community Church, and Thursday evening October 10th in Bellingham*.

*NEW LOCATION FOR ROOTS in BELLINGHAM!!!! Join us at A-Life Church, 3220 Meridian Street

To receive information about Roots, please contact Shelli Wood,, or call the Rebound Office at 360.714.0700. You can also download the form(s) here, (Spanish), (English), print them out, fill in your information and mail them to Shelli at our office at 316 E. McLeod Rd., Suite 102.

Each Roots Program begins at 6:00pm, with dinner served between 6:00 - 6:30pm. Classes are from 6:30 - 8:00pm

Parenting Class: Rebound’s Roots Parenting Enrichment classes are for families that are facing difficult life circumstances and parents looking to develop family building skills. We offer support groups and supplemental educational classes on topics like financial literacy, parenting skills, and healthy living. Parents have the opportunity to connect on a deeper level with their families.
Classes are offered in English and Spanish
Nursery care is provided

Kids Groups:  Rebound's Roots Kids Groups are a safe and encouraging place for elementary and middle school kids who are facing difficult life challenges as a result of divorce, behavioral challenges, foster/adoption issues, emotional, physical, or sexual abuse, poverty and neglect.  Kids are taught the life skills necessary to understand, talk about, and cope with what is happening in their lives in healthy, positive ways.  Kids meet at the same time as parent groups


Making Progress

"I am not where I want to be, but I'm not where I used to be. I'm on my way."

Roots Parent


RAY OF HOPE 2020 will be held June 29 - August 7th

Ray of Hope is a six-week summer day program unlike any other – offering arts and crafts, recreation, field trips, and artistic enrichment.  Ray of Hope strives to introduce empowering social and behavioral skills through story and relationship.

Attending the entire six weeks, Ray of Hope is for kids who most need, yet seldom experience, a holistic, well-staffed, fun and safe summer!

Download an application for your child here, fill it out completely, and return via email to, or mail to Shelli Wood at:

Rebound of Whatcom County, 316 E. McLeod Rd #102, Bellingham, WA 98226

Interested in a summer job at Ray of Hope as a Group Leader? Click here for a Staff Application!