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…

Funding Opportunity: HRSA Health Center Program Service Expansion – School-Based Service Sites

Crossposted from the Washington School-Based Health Alliance The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) has announced the School-based service sites (SBSS) funding opportunity.  This is the $5 million that was included in the year-end COVID relief bill. Overview Fiscal year (FY) 2021 School-Based Service Sites (SBSS) funding is available for Health Center Program award recipients on…

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,…