Every child should grow up healthy and resilient.
BestStart Washington aims to give them that chance.
BestStart Washington gives children their best start toward lifelong success and resilience by working to improve their physical health, emotional wellbeing and academic achievement. Founded and governed by pediatricians, BestStart Washington collaborates with community pediatricians, families and other partners to develop and fund innovative programs that give children the best possible start on healthy and productive lives.
What’s New in Children’s Health
- 2022 Outdoor Participation ReportThe Outdoor Industry Associations’ Outdoor Foundation has published the 2022 Outdoor Participation Report. Outdoor participation continues to grow at record levels. More than half (54%) […]
- Bike Helmet Use Remains HighIn early 2022 the King County (Washington State) Board of Health voted to repeal their all-ages bicycle helmet law. This was a rare law requiring […]
- BestStart Washington/Project Nature’s Commitment to Breaking Down Barriers Caused by Racial InequalityBestStart Washington is committed to ensuring that all children and youth in Washington State have the opportunity to achieve their full potential. We recognize […]