Collaboration Makes Santa Clara County One of Healthiest

In a recent Mercury News article, FIRST 5 Commissioner and Santa Clara County Supervisor Ken Yeager highlights the power of collaboration

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Cesar Chavez Center Family Resource Center Ribbon Cutting

FIRST 5, in partnership with Alum Rock School District, Somos Mayfair, San Jose Public Library, and Kidango, is proud to announce the opening of the newest Family Resource Center located at the Cesar Chavez Elementary School in East San Jose. 

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San Jose Drinking Water to Receive Fluoride

Mercury News -- starting Monday, large sections of San Jose — the nation’s biggest city without fluoride in its drinking water — finally will begin to receive the additive...

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Potter the Otter

Find storybooks, healthy tips, fun activities and much more at pottertheotter.com.

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Collaboration Makes SSC One of the Healthiest

Cesar Chavez Center FRC Ribbon Cutting

San Jose Drinking Water to Receive Fluoride

Potter the Otter

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