thrivebyfive

thrivebyfive
 
Mayor Muriel Bowser 

Thrive by Five Coordinating Council

The purpose of the Mayor’s Thrive by Five Coordinating Council is to drive progress on initiatives that improve outcomes for mothers and infants and children from birth to age five (5) in the District.

The Council shall:

  • Track and report on the progress and outcomes of District and community programs and initiatives focused on improving the outcomes of maternal and infant (perinatal) health and healthy child development from birth to age five (5).
  • Make recommendations to the Mayor and the Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services regarding programs, policies, and initiatives to connect families and individuals to resources to support maternal and child (perinatal) health, behavioral health, and early education.
  • Make recommendations to the Mayor and the Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services regarding coordination, consolidation, streamlining, and alignment of the plans, policies, programs, and services, related to or responsible for improving outcomes for infants and children from birth to age five (5).
  • Identify gaps and opportunities for additional programs, initiatives, and services, to improve outcomes for infants and children from birth to age five (5).

To apply, visit the Mayor’s Office of Talent and Appointments- Board and Commissions