Few need convincing that secondhand smoke is harmful for children, but what exactly are the health consequences? Dr. Seth Ammerman, Clinical Professor in the...
This podcast explores the benefits and personal choices surrounding breastfeeding.
Healthy Habits: Pregnancy
This podcast explores healthy pregnancy habits.
SEEDS of Early Literacy
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Watch the SEEDS Podcast
SEEDS is a relationship-based development program for family child care home providers.
Summer Meals, Summer Fun
This program ensures that children continue to receive nutritious meals when school is not in session.
WHO WE ARE
FIRST 5 Santa Clara County is proud to serve the young children and families of our county as a funder, a resource, and an advocate.
Through innovative programs, advocacy efforts, and key partnerships, FIRST 5 Santa Clara County has impacted the lives of tens of thousands of children birth through age five, and supported tens of thousands of parents in their role of a child’s first teacher.
Sensory Processing Disorder is a condition that exists when sensory signals don’t get organized into appropriate responses. A person with SPD finds it difficult to process and act upon information received through the senses, which creates challenges in performing countless everyday tasks...
Did you know that in Santa Clara County, over one in four children in grades five, seven and nine are considered overweight?
Recently, Dr. Dan Peters, co-founder and clinical director of the Summit Center, shared his insights on an important topic concerning many families: dyslexia...