Have a Heart for Kids Day rally, 2015

Asian Pacific Islander

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Advocates, Service Providers Condemn Trump’s “Public Charge” Income Test Adam Wed, 10/10/2018 - 09:08


SEATTLE, Wash. — The Protecting Immigrant Families – Washington coalition condemns new regulations proposed by the Trump administration that would effectively impose an income test on family-based immigration and scare millions of families away from crucial health, housing and nutrition assistance. 

Questions to Ask Candidates for the Washington State Legislature

State lawmakers can take important steps to improve kids’ lives in the 2019 state legislative session. Candidates for the Washington state legislature will make critical choices for our kids if they are elected in November. Their choices can help kids have great childhoods and grow up strong, and advance racial equity and opportunity for all our kids. Here are five questions for candidates for the state legislature about Children’s Alliance 2019 priorities for Washington’s children, youth and families. 

Four state legislators named Champions for Children

Four state lawmakers have been honored for their outstanding service on behalf of children in the 2018 state legislative session.

Each of the lawmakers partnered with the Children’s Alliance to ensure the passage of Senate Bill 5683, which advances family and community health by making affordable full-family coverage possible for thousands of Asian and Pacific Islander Washingtonians.

KIDS COUNT report: Kids lead the way toward greater diversity in Washington

Our new KIDS COUNT in Washington demographic profile, “

Adam Wed, 04/04/2018 - 09:49
Video: “We raise our kids like you, but we don’t have health. And we don’t have health care”

Parents, grandparents, advocates and health care professionals told state legislators M

Adam Mon, 01/22/2018 - 13:17
What we do for kids now

This year’s election will bring immense change to our nation and our state.

Adam Tue, 11/15/2016 - 18:13
Poverty blocks progress, though Washington’s kids gain overall

Household incomes for Washington’s poorest families have yet to recover from the 2008 r

Adam Mon, 06/27/2016 - 18:21
Race Matters Toolkit: Highlights

The Annie E Casey Foundation has created a Race Matters Toolkit. The toolkit is designed to help decision-makers, advocates, and elected officials get better results in their work by providing equitable opportunities for all. Below are direct links to a few key tools.

Race Matters Toolkit User's Guide
A review of the toolkit and how to use it.

siobhan Wed, 08/26/2009 - 10:48
Race Matters Toolkit: Unequal Opportunities

The Annie E Casey Foundation has created a Race Matters Toolkit. The toolkit is designed to help decision-makers, advocates, and elected officials get better results in their work by providing equitable opportunities for all.

siobhan Wed, 08/26/2009 - 10:17
The 2002 Washington State Legislative Session: The impact on children and families

The Children's Alliance focused its activities on saving three key program areas: health, prevention services that keep children out of the juvenile justice and child welfare systems, and nutrition.

admin Fri, 03/15/2002 - 22:00