It starts in the womb….and the next 5 years are critical.

90% of your child’s brain is hardwired by age 5. What you do, think, say, feel ALL impacts your child’s growth. You are their 1st and most important teacher.

YOU can do it! First 5 Sacramento is here to help. Resources, advice, tips, and tools are all at your fingertips. It takes a village!  

 

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First 5 Sacramento’s Community Impact:
Proposition 10 Dollars at Work

Provided 509
children with health access
​Helped 660

child care providers become better teachers and caregivers

Provided 3,028

children with school readiness services (playgroup, preschool, literacy programs and transition activities)

Provided 4,144

comprehensive screenings or assessments to children

Provided 4,586

mothers with breastfeeding support

Distributed 6,540

Kits for New Parents

Provided 10,170

children with dental services

Referred over

12,000 people to community resources

Assisted 14,431

parents and children through home visitation, parent support, and parenting classes

Served 60,122

parents, children, and providers