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Learn how you can make a difference in the lives of young children through our Community Connections Grants (CCG) 

It starts in the womb….and the next 5 years are critical.

90% of your child’s brain is hardwired by age 5. What you do, think, say, feel ALL impacts your child’s growth. You are their 1st and most important teacher.

YOU can do it! First 5 Sacramento is here to help. Resources, advice, tips, and tools are all at your fingertips. It takes a village!  

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First 5 Sacramento’s Community Impact:
Proposition 10 Dollars at Work

Provided 551

​pregnant women with prenatal support in preparing for their baby

Provided 1,894

children with assistance in establishing a medical home (health insurance)

Provided 4,596
children with comprehensive developmental screenings or health assessments
​Provided 235

child development classrooms support to increase the quality of care the teachers provide, serving over 6,000 children

Provided 3,028

children with school readiness services (playgroup, preschool, literacy programs and transition activities)

Provided 4,144

comprehensive screenings or assessments to children

Provided 4,932

mothers with breastfeeding support

Distributed 6,392

Kits for New Parents in Sacramento County

Provided 7,904

children with dental screenings

Referred over

13,000 people to community resources

Assisted 8,495

parents and children received home visitation, parent support, and parenting classes

Served 60,122

parents, children, and providers