The first initiative to be funded by the Best Starts for Kids levy will work to prevent youth and families in King County from becoming homeless. It will provide flexible funding and case management for those who are at imminent risk of homelessness, reducing the number of children who are traumatized. King County Executive Dow … READ MORE
Investing in Prevention
Prevention is the most effective, least expensive way to put our children and youth on a path toward lifelong success.
Yet, by the time we respond to negative outcomes in our community, there aren’t enough resources available to invest in proven prevention strategies.
Best Starts for Kids provides the resources to invest early in a child’s development to deliver the greatest returns.