Month: March 2018

Three years ago this month, the NEAR@Home toolkit went live, aiming to help home visitors talk with families about the wide-ranging and long-term effects of childhood trauma. Since then, it has been downloaded more than 3,500 times by people from all 50 states, Puerto Rico, District of Columbia, and 11 countries. NEAR, the acronym for[…..]

Rep. Ruth Kagi (D-Shoreline) announced yesterday that she won’t be seeking re-election after 20 years in the state Legislature. Rep. Kagi’s energy and vision for nurturing the children, youth and families of Washington state is a legacy few will ever match. While Rep. Kagi has said that she isn’t done yet fighting for what’s best[…..]