Peri Natal

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Q13News: Black Maternal Health Week 2019

April 16th, 2019|News|

Why is Black Maternal Health Week so important?

My grandmother is 93 years old. She's still active, still known to talk smack, sit down and proceed to beat us at whatever game we're playing. She's amazing. We took some time to talk about her life experiences, what it was like for her growing up in Oklahoma. Something she said really stuck with me.

April 11th, 2019|Blog, Our Blog|

King5 News: Mothers Matter: Washington moms at unacceptable risk during childbirth

October 29th, 2018|News|

From Our Executive Director: On Being Three Years Young

Dear friends, partners, and community, This summer, I passed an important milestone; I marked my third year as executive director of Open Arms. It’s hard to convey how much I have changed, and how much Open Arms has changed, during this time. Three years ago, I was a first-time ED trying to fill some very [...]

October 17th, 2018|News, Our Blog|

New England Journal of Medicine: A New Threat to Immigrants’ Health — The Public-Charge Rule

September 6th, 2018|Related Stories|

The Atlantic: How ‘Women’s Healthcare Gaslighting’ Went Mainstream

August 10th, 2018|Related Stories|

By Our ED in The Giving Compass — Equity From Birth: Why Community-Based Support Is Crucial

July 26th, 2018|Media|

The New York Times Magazine: Why America’s Black Mothers and Babies Are in a Life-or-Death Crisis

April 11th, 2018|Related Stories|

The Seattle Times: Culturally sensitive doulas can offer vital lifeline to new moms

January 12th, 2017|Related Stories|