Youth & Family Services

The Nooksack Family Services Department is composed of two distinct but related programs: Indian Child Welfare (ICW) and Child Support. The Nooksack ICW Program works to ensure that all Nooksack children are safe and provided the care they need to thrive and grow while promoting family and cultural preservation. The Nooksack Child Support Program works to ensure that all children receive the financial support they deserve from their parents.

Services Provided

ICW provides the following services:

  • Provide case management for all dependencies/foster care cases in state and tribal court
  • Assist in navigating the Child Protective Services and Dependency process
  • Identify and assist family placements and foster homes
  • File at risk youth petitions and work with youth in need of care
  • Make available supervised visitations
  • Assist in custody disputes

Department Contacts

  • Katrice Rodriguez

    Youth & Family Services Director

The ICW Staff consists of:

  • Megan Cooper

    Caseworker II

    Phone: (360) 739-9893

    Fax: (360) 592-0167

    Email: mcooper@nooksack-nsn.gov

  • Tess Cordero

    Caseworker II

    Phone: (360) 319-8648

    Fax: (360) 592-0167

    Email: tcordero@nooksack-nsn.gov

  • Kayleasha Davis

    Office Assistant

    Phone: (360) 592-0167 Fax: (360) 592-0167

    Email: kdelgado@nooksack-nsn.gov