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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New Opportunity

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.



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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