Developmental Reading

Even as babies, children build reading skills that set the foundation for learning to read. Kids develop reading skills at their own pace, so the exact timetable will be different based on the child individually. Although it seems babies are too young to enjoy being read to, they’re learning something new at every stage. Early…

Tummy Time

Tummy time is a period in which experts recommend that babies sleep on their back to reduce the risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS). Most babies spend a lot of time lying on their back, so tummy time gives your baby the chance to try a new position and helps prevent them getting a…

Celebrating 30 Years of Healthy Start

On February 11, we were proud to host our 2021 Angel Awards & Benefit in support of local women, babies, and families. Staff, sponsors, and attendees gathered virtually to recognize our community partners and celebrate an incredible 30 years of Healthy Start! We can’t think of a better way to ring in our 30th birthday…

A Look Into Our Local Impact

As we prepare for the end of 2020, a year that no one anticipated, we can’t help but be thankful for all the good we could still do in the Capital Area. Since the establishment of our coalition in 1992, our passion for improving the lives of local infants and families has only grown. We are proud…