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Our Values

Our Vision

To act as a catalyst for ensuring that the developmental needs of children ages 0-5 are a priority in all sectors of...

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Our Mission

To support the healthy development of children ages 0-5 and enrich the lives of their families and communities.

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Our Goal

We will fulfill our mission by targeting our resources and partnerships to meet specific goals in five areas...

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Our Core Values

1. Collaboration
2. Innovation
3. Excellence
4. Accountability
5. Respect

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What's Happening Now

Educare RFQ

ECSV and FIRST 5 Santa Clara County are inviting applicants to submit proposals for research and evaluation services...

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Prevention and Early Intervention Health Services (PEISH)

FIRST 5 Santa Clara County announces the release of the PEISH RFQ...

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Governor Brown’s May Revise

Read Early Edge California’s analysis of Governor Brown's May Revise to learn about the impacts for early learning…

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Early Education Funding Considered Minimal

In this piece from EdSource, advocates discuss why they view Gov. Brown’s revised budget proposal…

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Our Featured Services

Family Resource Centers

FIRST 5 Family Resource Centers provide FREE programs, services, and activities for families...

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Free Health Insurance

The Children Health Initiative is well on its way to keeping Santa Clara County kids healthy!

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Child Signature Program

CSP is a high quality, voluntary, part-day program for 3 & 4 year old children living in...

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Race to the Top

Santa Clara County is one of 16 counties taking part in California's Race to the Top (RTT) Early...

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