Standing for children and families

Cross posted from the Best Starts for Kids blog. As a nation, we have confronted head-on a tragedy that transcends politics: our federal government’s decision to separate more than 2,000 children, including babies, from their parents at our southern border. Weeks after implementing this inhumane policy, the President signed an executive order today stating that…

Summer 2018 Resources

There are many resources for King County students during the summer months. What are your favorites? As we prepare for the summer, now is the time to ensure your students are connected to the services they need–food, healthy activities, summer learning, health services, etc.–while your SBHCs are closed. Here are a few we recommend but we want…

Looking to Stay Updated on the Latest News in Child/Adolescent Immunizations?

Immunizations make up a significant amount of school-based health work, from School Nurses’ diligent compliance tracking to school-based health center medical staff providing shots on site. As such, staying up-to-date on the latest news and recommendations is key! Our friends in the Immunizations program at Public Health–Seattle & King County suggest the following resources to help you…