Color me treasured: 100% of kids born today can be our #1 priority. Color me optimistic: The post-pandemic society will be what we make it
A COLORING BOOK FOR VISIONARIES
Color us lucky
100% of kids today can benefit from living in a world where the pandemic taught the adults some important lessons about taking care of one another. Post-pandemic, the health of all children and families can be the #1 priority.
Color me joyful: 100% of kids can enjoy the best early childhood learning programs. Color me engaged: 100% of students can benefit from fully-resourced community schools. Color me healthy: 100% of families can have easy access to the best medical and dental care. Color me supported: Working in and outside the home, 100% of moms and dads can have the parent supports to ensure thriving families. Color me focused: 100% of young people can have easy access to behavioral health care to address challenges and support solutions. Color me empowered: 100% of young people can be provided with mentors to guide them through a complex world of choices. Color me successful: 100% of adults can access the job training that aligns with the current and future job markets to create lives of stability and self-sufficiency. Color me respected: 100% of our caregiving grandparents (and all elders) can access all the supports required to support good health and opportunities for work and community engagement. Color me visionary: 100% of elected officials can find the collaborators to create a plan where all residents can access the vital services for surviving and thriving. (Hunger, homelessness, and hopelessness become history.) Color me “woof”: Because dogs are adorable (and 100% can be well-cared for). Visualize! Survive! Thrive! Please excuse any typos as I construct an article at 3am on only one cup of joe. These stories are mine and mine alone. I do not represent any organization here. Words and images ©Dominic Cappello but share with everyone you know. Questions? Push to front of reading list: 100% Community: Ensuring 10 vital services for surviving and thriving and Attack of the Three-Headed Hydras: Confronting Apathy, Envy and Fear on the road to saving humans and the future. Better yet, let‘s meet at the EYE bookcafe to share a latte and some bold ideas.