Who We Are
First 5 Alameda County supports a comprehensive system of early childhood care to help prepare kids for success in school and reach their full potential. This system includes early care and education, developmental screening, mental health services, early intervention, nutrition and feeding guidance, and parenting skills to create a solid foundation for the years that follow.
Events & Training
Training at First 5
Training at First 5 offers a variety of community based training and peer networking and support opportunities. Providers from all disciplines who serve children ages 0-5 and their families in Alameda County are welcome to attend training and networking opportunities at First 5. Continuing Education Units are provided free of charge to registered nurses, licensed clinical social workers and marriage and family therapists at all qualified trainings.
Dec 4, 2013 - State of Child Care in Alameda County
Thanks to our partners at 4C's, BANANAS, Inc., and Child Care Links, we have a new up-to-date portrait of the state of child care in Alameda County. This information can be found in the just-released2013 Child Care Portfolio, the 9th in a biennial series of statewide and county-by-county reports documenting licensed child care supply and demand in California. Take a look at what they found...