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How cardboard boxes and conversations might save babies’ lives in King County

Every year in the United States, about 3500 infants die unexpectedly in their sleep. We’re hoping respectful conversations and cardboard boxes will help reduce the incidence of these tragedies in King County. 762 more words

Kids & Families

Quiet Days

Even though this past year has been so crazy in many ways, with all the moving around and un-rooted state of our family, in some ways it has been an incredible blessing. 370 more words

Home Life

April Pools Day: Promoting equity, promoting activity

Where you live, the color of your skin, and the amount of money your family makes may affect your chances of drowning. Drowning prevention isn’t just a safety issue; it’s an issue of equity. 746 more words

Kids & Families

A local organization’s perspective on why Communities of Opportunity is receiving national attention

(Reposted from BestStartsBlog.com)

In King County, many have taken note of Communities of Opportunity (COO), a ground-breaking partnership between community, the Seattle Foundation and King County to address inequities in health, social, racial, and economic outcomes. 507 more words

Kids & Families