FIRST 5 Learning Together Initiative: A Place-Based Strategy for Family Support and School Readiness

FIRST 5’s Learning Together Initiative works directly in communities to support school readiness through Family Resource Centers. These resource centers are local places where children, parents, and caregivers can learn and grow together.

Located in neighborhoods throughout Santa Clara County, Family Resource Centers cater to the specific needs of the children and families in the communities they serve . By offering school readiness activities as well as parenting workshops, Family Resource Centers serve as a community learning hub.

Learn more about the programs and services offered at FIRST 5 Family Resource Centers through the stories of parents and staff.