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Asian Pacific Islander Breastfeeding Week

Open Arms Perinatal Services recognizes the third week in August as Asian Pacific Islander Breastfeeding Week August is National Breastfeeding Month and while the second week has been recognized as Native Breastfeeding Week and the fourth week as Black Breastfeeding Week, the Asian Pacific Islander (API) community has not been recognized. Open Arms wants to [...]

August 20th, 2020|Blog, News, Our Blog, Press Releases|

From Our Executive Director: On Being Four Years Young

Dear friends, partners, and community, I just celebrated my fourth birthday as Executive Director of Open Arms. Time is passing so quickly. I often think that Open Arms was nearing adolescence when I came through the doors. I feel a lot like a mother watching my own child in the midst of her own growth and [...]

November 5th, 2019|News, Our Blog|

Q13News: Black Maternal Health Week 2019

April 16th, 2019|News|

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|