Meet Auntie Lena and Possum. They are the stars of our own local, early learning television show called Look, Listen and Learn (LLL). Best Starts for Kids is very excited to support Look, Listen and Learn as part of our Innovation strategy. Learn more about their amazing and fun work!
Woodland Park Zoo staff reached out Best Starts for Kids and Vroom staff to collaborate on a learning event for Latinx families. Learn how this partnership resulted in fun bilingual story time and hands on learning!
Best Starts has created a Home-Based Services Locations Map. You can now see where Best Starts supported home-based services are located throughout King County and can search by program type and the languages that the home-based service is available in.
Children reach developmental milestones in their own way and at their own pace. Best Starts for Kids supports programs that ensure children receive the support they need along the way, so that all families are able to celebrate milestones with their kids. Meet three children and their families who have been supported by partners in our Early Support for Infants and Toddlers work.
United Way King County administers Best Starts funding to support and expand the Parent-Child Home Program across King County. Here are two stories on the impact culturally relevant home visitors have had on two families.
Part of our mission in Best Starts for Kids is to make the latest research in early learning science and brain development available and accessible to all parents and caregivers in our communities. That’s why we’re integrating Vroom throughout our prenatal to age 5 strategies, from home-visiting to developmental screening.
For those who could not attend a Parent-Child Home Program RFP Training and Info Session in person, you can now view the recording of our first Parent-Child Home Program Request for Proposals Info Session in this blog post. This is highly recommended for anyone considering submitting an application!
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.
Best Starts for Kids and United Way of King County are excited to announce a new partnership that will support capacity in communities and expand services to more children and families. Heaven, who is three years old, works on a puzzle with her dad, Wesley. As they play with the puzzle, Wesley actively asks…
Best Starts for Kids is excited to continue to build out our prenatal to five team. We are hiring two program positions to work on the implementation of specific investment areas in our prenatal to five work. We are looking for two new managers–one to support the expansion of Home Based Services and one to…