Applications Open for Parent-Child Home Program Expansion – Due 9/18

Updated 9/12 In response to community questions and feedback, funding partners for the Parent-Child Home Program expansion are modifying one application question to ensure there is flexibility around cost per family. We are taking the following actions to clarify and amend the original application materials: $4,300 per family is the typical annual cost of currently…

BSK Upcoming Funding Opportunities for Home-Based Services

This Friday, August 18th, in partnership with United Way of King County, we will open our funding application process for Parent-Child Home Program expansion.

The Parent-Child Home Program funding opportunity is one of three BSK funding opportunities supporting Home-Based Services, as a key strategy for advancing the well-being of children and families in King County.

Learn more about all three funding opportunities and which may be the best fit for you!

Applications Open for Adolescent Immunization Learning Collaborative -Due 9/27

The Request for Proposals to support an Adolescent Immunization Learning Collaborative is now available. Applications are due by September 27. 

This funding opportunity aims to meet the health needs of youth by promoting preventive healthcare with an emphasis on increasing vaccination coverage for adolescents and teens. The project will seek to identify and address disparities in coverage while promoting the overall uptake in King County youth vaccination rates. Learn more….

We’re hiring! Trauma-Informed and Restorative Practices Program Manager

Best Starts for Kids is hiring a Program Manager to lead the program development and implementation for the investments in Trauma-Informed Schools & Organizations and Restorative Justice Practices. Best Starts’ Trauma-Informed and Restorative Practices strategy areas supports schools and school partners in creating safe, welcoming environments and strong, trusting relationships with adults to build student’s capacity to overcome experiences…

We’re hiring! Healthy and Safe Environments Program Manager

Best Starts for Kids is hiring a Program Manager to support the development of healthy and safe environments in King County, with emphasis on communities and populations that experience the greatest inequities. The Healthy and Safe Environments Program Manager will provide project and contract management as well as technical assistance to Healthy and Safe Environments…

Watch the Youth Development RFP Webinar

Couldn’t make the Youth Development RFP webinar or in-person information sessions? View the webinar recording below for information about this funding opportunity and answers to questions. Resources Webinar Slide Deck Request for Proposals Have more questions? Send questions to Linda McKinly, The final day to ask questions about this funding opportunity is August 3 at 5:00pm.  RFP responses…

Parent-Child Home Program Expansion Info Sessions

Best Starts for Kids and the United Way of King County recently announced a new partnership that will support capacity in communities and expand services to more children and families through the Parent-Child Home Program. If you are interested in learning more about Parent-Child Home Program expansion, please attend one of our upcoming information sessions.