2022 National School-Based Health Care Conference – Call for Abstracts

Crossposted from the National School-Based Health Alliance Call for Abstracts Now Open! The School-Based Health Alliance is looking for experts in the school-based health care community to submit workshop proposals for the 2022 National School-Based Health Care Conference, “Achieving Health Equity Through School-Based Health Care,” June 27-30, 2022. Please consider submitting your work within the…

King County Youth Bill of Rights Project

Crossposted from King County Best Starts for Kids Greetings!   In 2014, a group of youth in King County answered “yes” to the question “do you think a youth bill of rights will improve the rights of young people like yourselves?” Their response and other input they provided was incorporated in the King County Youth Action…

New School-Based Health Center in Federal Way!

Crossposted from Washington School-Based Health Alliance Federal Way Public School students will now have access to valuable health care services through the district’s first School Based Health Center (SBHC) at TAF@Saghalie. There are students who do not have easy access to health care, but the district is fortunate to have partners like Kaiser and HealthPoint…

Register for the Best Starts for Kids 2021 Summit!

Greetings from Best Starts for Kids! We are excited to announce the 2nd annual Best Starts for Kids Virtual Summit 2021. The summit will take place the last week of April—the 27th through 30th with a special preview day on April 26th.  This year’s theme is “We build. We rise. We Soar.”  Like the 2020…

Well Beings: Centering the Mental Health of Black Youth

As a part of the national Well Beings initiative, KCTS 9 is working with programming partners WA Therapy Fund Foundation and The Root of Our Youth for a virtual event to address youth mental health and well-being. The event will center and support Black youth as they continue to build their power, and the friends,…