Communities of Opportunity is now accepting applications for consultants to help build our Learning Community — a platform to share knowledge and build capacity to accelerate the impact of COO’s work.
In this podcast, Candace Jackson, a Lead/Toxics Educator Consultant with Best Starts for Kids, shares how Best Starts and Public Health-Seattle & King County are partnering with communities to understand the best way to get word out about lead risks, while also increasing access to lead testing of toys and homes.
Congratulations to our Evidence-Based and Evidence-Informed Home-Based Services partners! Learn what they have to say about measuring success and doing things differently in their home visiting programs.
Later this month, Communities of Opportunity is releasing a Request for Applications for consultants to help build our Learning Community.
Over the past two decades, a growing body of epidemiological research has shown us just how common experiences of trauma and adversity in childhood are, as well as the staggering impact they can have on lifelong health and well-being. With evidence of these impacts now well-established, we often ask, “But what can we do about it?” Best Starts for Kids hopes to be part of the answer to that question.
We are deeply grateful for Adrienne’s leadership with our department and with Best Starts for Kids.
At the Diversity in Tech event at SeaTac Community Center, youth and young adults of color explored tech training opportunities and heard directly from local tech employers and professionals about what it’s like to work in tech.
For those interested in applying to the Breastfeeding Peer Counseling Services RFP or the Prenatal Support Services RFP, the webinar recording is now available. The recorded info session is helpful for those who are unable to attend an in person information session but are interested in learning more about the application process.
As kids head back to school this month, we want to make sure parents and caregivers have the information they need to talk to their kids about vaping.
Meet our partners for the Developmental Screening and Referral Pilot Projects funding opportunity!