Invitation to Participate

Please join the City of Seattle Department of Education and Early Learning on Thursday August 8th, 2019 from 11:00AM-1:00PM at the 2100 building for a feedback/input session regarding the levy investments for the new Families, Education, Preschool and Promise (FEPP) levy. The Department of Education and Early Learning (DEEL) is convening a community feedback/input session to inform the development and evaluation of applications…

Supporting LGBTQ Youth Through SBHCs

During the month of June, people around the world celebrate Pride Month. An important month for the LGBTQ community and their allies, Pride Month is marked by parades, abounding rainbow decorations, and outward expressions of solidarity. However, LGBTQ youth need support well beyond the month of June and school-based health providers are uniquely positioned and…

Families, Education, Preschool and Promise Levy Funds Awarded for School Based Health Centers

Crossposted from: Department of Education and Early Learning announcement SEATTLE (June 28, 2019) The Department of Education and Early Learning (DEEL) today announced that two health care providers, Neighborcare Health and Country Doctor Community Health Centers, will receive funding to open three new School Based Health Centers (SBHC) in Seattle Public Schools. School Based Health Centers…

Health Center Coordinator Position

Neighborare School-based team is currently hiring for multiple Health Center Coordinator positions this summer, including our new sites at Lincoln and Robert Eagle Staff!  For more information or to apply click here.

Adolescent Connectedness to School and Family Has Lasting Effects

Crossposted from: CDC Adolescent and School Health Youth who feel engaged and supported at school and at home in adolescence are less likely to experience negative health outcomes in adulthood. CDC findings published today in Pediatrics suggest that youth who feel connected at home and at school were less likely to experience health risk behaviors…

Webinar: Developmental Trauma and Race: Considerations for White Clinicians Working with Children and Families of Color

Date/Time: Thursday, June 20, 2019 @ 10:00 am PT / 1:00 pm ET Presenters: Margaret Blaustein, PhD, Center for Trauma Training, Inc.; Adam Brown, PsyD, NYU Child Study Center; Julian Ford, PhD, University of Connecticut; William Saltzman, PhD, Cal State University Long Beach, UCLA Trauma Psychiatry Service Moderated by Rocio Chang, PsyD, University of Connecticut…