Our Impact

We break down barriers and build up healthy families, one connection at a time.

Each year, WithinReach helps more than 285,000 families gain access to health, child development and nutrition resources. We work with community partners and policymakers to improve community health and social service systems for all Washington families.

86%
of families experiencing food insecurity are connected to nutrition resources
50%
of parents/caregivers with developmental concerns are connected to free screening
89%
of individuals WithinReach serves are low-income

Serving Families

Navigating complex health and social service systems can be overwhelming, especially for families with limited resources. WithinReach makes it easy.

We build connections with the families we serve and, over multiple interactions, ensure that they are connected to the health, nutrition, early learning and social service resources and programs available to them. Our multilingual staff work one-on-one with people in a variety of ways – over the phone, online and in person – to identify their needs and provide them with the tools they need to thrive today and in the future.

Building Healthy Communities

WithinReach is the trusted link between health resources, providers and families in Washington State.

We believe that healthy, resilient families make strong communities. For more than 30 years, we have worked to identify and resolve the most pressing concerns facing children and families in our state. We unite and guide like-missioned organizations to tackle these issues and build healthy communities, as we know it is essential to have a coordinated approach and centralized access to resources that support families.

Advocating for Change

We listen to people in Washington communities to learn about the obstacles they face. Their voices help us build informed solutions that work for our families and communities.

Driven to break down barriers that prevent families from living healthy lives, WithinReach advocates for public policy at the system level, and provides intentional outreach to low-income communities, communities of color and others who are furthest from opportunity. We listen to the voices that need to be heard in order to create more equitable health outcomes for families in our state.


Meeting people where they’re at is the core of how WithinReach works with families.

Learn more about how we serve families, strengthen communities and advocate for change.

Read about the innovative ways we improve health outcomes in our Annual Report.

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Join us as a supporter of healthy families and communities. All families deserve the opportunity to thrive!