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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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Contagious Positive Impact: An Interview with Yen Baynes, Open Arms Outreach Doula

This is an interview that Open Arms did for our latest newsletter. Hope you enjoy it! In our first interview, we introduce Yen Baynes, Latina Outreach Doula. Outreach doula services begin in early pregnancy and continue up to two years … 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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