Community Resources

St. Johns Public Schools values our connection to our community.  Below are various resources to consider for your child, In addition, community support resources are  listed as well. 

If you have additional recommendations for our Community Resources page, please email Mrs. Chelsea Peterson (District Office Executive Assistant) at petersonc@sjredwings.org.

If it is a one time event that benefits our community, we will gladly look at your flyer, then publish it on Peach Jar. Click here for more information on Peachjar. For further questions contact Chelsea Peterson, at the email address listed above. 

*. While St. Johns Public Schools encourages awareness of community based programs and opportunities, the resources below do not imply endorsement on behalf of the St. Johns Board of Education or School District.

ACTIVITIES AND ATHLETICS

CITY OF ST. JOHNS RECREATION DEPARTMENT

The City of St. Johns Recreation Department offers a variety of opportunities and events for children and adults.   Take a moment to click on the link below to see what is available.

City of St. Johns Recreation Department

Sea Lions

Does your child enjoy swimming? if so, consider becoming a Sea Lion! To learn more visit the Sea Lions website

 

St. Johns Youth Baseball Association 

If your child is interested in baseball, learn more at the St. Johns Youth Baseball Association website

St Johns Youth Soccer Club

If your son/daughter is interested in soccer visit the St. Johns Youth Soccer Club website to learn more.

Youth Athletic Association

Get your child involved as a Jr. Redwing! Join one of the many athletics offered by the Youth Athletic Association! If your son or daughter is interested in participating in football, basketball, volleyball, cheerleading, flag football or wrestling visit the Youth Athletic Association Website to learn more.

 

Youth Groups

Boy Scouts of America

Participate in fun activities through the Boy Scouts of America. Visit the website Boy Scouts of America to find a unit near you. 

Clinton County 4-H (MSU Extension)

 

If your child is interested in animal science, the arts, environmental and outdoor education, life skills, science, technology, engineering, leadership and much, much more they may be interested in joining the Clinton County 4-H program. Visit the Clinton County 4-H MSU Extension Office website to learn more. 

Girl Scouts of America

Participate in fun activities through the Girl Scout Leadership Experience. Visit the Girl Scout Leadership Experience website to find a troop near you!

COMMUNITY SUPPORT

Beacon of Hope Family Care Center

The Beacon of Hope Family Care Center provides the following services for the community:

  • Food Pantry

  • Second Time Around Store

  • Laundry Basket Ministry for expectant moms

  • Car Seat Checks

  • Legal Assistance

  • Salvation Army Produce Distribution

For more information, visit the Beacon of Hope website

 

 

Capitol Area Salvation Army

The Capitol Area Salvation Army provides food to feed the hungry. In St. Johns distribution is located at the Beacon of Hope Family Care Center. The Salvation Army also provides several other services for families in need. Visit The Capitol Area Salvation Army website to learn more. 

Cedar Creek Hospital 

Cedar creek hospital is a behavioral health center located in St. Johns. For more information, visit the Cedar Creek Hospital website. 

Central Michigan 211

If you're looking for assistance with a problem and you don't know where to turn, or you simply want information about a certain human service issue then call 211 or visit the Central Michigan 211 website

Child and Family Charities

Services that are provided by Child and Family Charities are: 

  • Child Abuse Prevention Services

  • Child Welfare Services

  • Behavioral Health Services

  • Angel House Services for mother/baby

  • Juvenile Justice Services

  • Gateway Youth Services

  • Mid-Michigan Trauma Collaborative

Visit the Child and Family Charities website to learn more. 

 

Great Start Clinton County

The Clinton County Great Start Collaborative and Parent Coalition, is a network of service providers, parents, educators, business and community leaders who work together to provide coordinated support for families of children from birth through age five. Visit Great Start Clinton County website to learn more.

 

MSU Extension Clinton County

In addition to providing 4-H services, the MSU Extension Clinton County also helps families learn about nutrition, health and education. They continually offer various events to support families in Clinton County.  To learn more, visit the MSU Extension Clinton County website

 

 

The Old Newsboys Association of Greater Lansing

The Old Newsboys Association of Greater Lansing is a non-profit, equal opportunity, charitable organization, whose sole purpose is to provide footwear to children in Ingham, Eaton, and Clinton Counties. Visit the Old Newsboys website to learn more. 

 

 

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