Our Kids, Our Future.
We support the 58 First 5 county commissions in building the early childhood systems and supports needed to ensure California’s young children are safe, healthy, and ready to succeed in school and life. We focus on:
Comprehensive Health and Development
So health systems center families, prioritize prevention, and embed equity.Read More
So children have the cognitive and social-emotional skills to enter kindergarten ready to learn.Read More
So families are resilient, confident about their caregiving, and connected to community.Read More
Published study by First 5 San Bernardino shows parenting education plays crucial role in the prevention of child maltreatment
In a first for First 5 San Bernardino (F5SB), a research study based on one of the organization’s initiatives was recently published highlighting the importance parenting education programs play in preventing child abuse and neglect.
Rep. Ro Khanna Hosts Roundtable Conversation on Baby Formula Shortage with First 5 Santa Clara CEO and Parents
On Tuesday, June 1, Rep. Ro Khanna hosted a roundtable conversation with First 5 Santa Clara County CEO, Jennifer Kelleher Cloyd and a Bay Area parent in Santa Clara County. Santa Clara County parents and caregivers
Help Me Grow
Help Me Grow unites a community around its children.