Babies need intimacy and connection to thrive.

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Learning and Evaluation Partner: Guaranteed Basic Income (GBI) Pilot for Expectant Families in Seattle, WA

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Perigee Fund seeks a learning and evaluation partner with experience in community evaluation methods including formative assessment, community based participatory research, and evaluation of community engagement processes.

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per-i-gee:

the point in the orbit of the moon or a satellite at which it is nearest to the Earth.


The name “Perigee” evokes secure attachment behavior in the young child, who moves in an “orbit” around a primary caregiver and can safely enjoy both the warmth of intimacy, and the joy of independent discovery and exploration within a healthy relationship.

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Accelerating Progress for Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health in Washington

A series of issues briefs outlines opportunities to advance infant, early childhood, and parent mental health in Washington State.

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Health Affairs Focuses October Issue on Perinatal Mental Health

Perigee Fund is pleased to support the latest issue of Health Affairs, which features several articles on this important topic.

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