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Impact of poverty and stress on infants

This is another article that addresses the importance of caring for women before birth as a way of serving our community for a long time after. New York Times: At Risk From the Womb Here’s a quote: Perhaps the most … Continue reading

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Visit to Washington, DC

Open Arms Executive Director Sheila Capestany traveled to Washington DC in June to participate in a meeting of Administration for Children and Families (ACF), for their Early Learning Communities Initiative. She was joined by John Bancroft from the Puget Sound … Continue reading

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Early learning

Today’s video link comes from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation on Early Learning in Washington State. They mention Thrive By Five, which is a public-private partnership to support early learning for children birth to five years old. By giving … Continue reading

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