First 5 Del Norte's Mission is to provide an array of resources to parents, children, caregivers, and educators to further the goal of ensuring the all important first five years of the lives of our children are happy, healthy, and enriching.more >
Take advantage of our wide array of helpful information, informative programs, and downloadable documents. Also enjoy fun activities to share with your children.more >
First 5 Del Norte and our School Readiness Program offers a variety of programs for children ages 0 to 5 and their parents. Please check back often for new programs, and be sure to download our monthly program calendar.more >
In 1998 voters passed proposition 10, adding a 50-cent tax to each pack of cigarettes sold to create First 5 California, which filters the funds to each county which is how the Del Norte Children's & Families Commission was formed.
Parents are a child's BEST resource!The first five years of a child's life are so critical to their future success. We understand the challenges parents face and provide help where it is needed most. We are dedicated to helping parents. more >
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