The School Readiness Initiative ensures children are ready for school and schools are ready for children by providing quality early care and education services, providing parental support and education, and increasing a school's readiness for children.
As most parents know, a healthy child is not always happy, but an unhealthy child will eventually lead to an unhappy family. First 5 SLO County wants to see all families living happy and healthy lives. To that end we invest in programs that impact family health at the earliest possible age.
We're already planning! Can we count on you?! Please mark your calendars for next year's Hands-on Heroes & Champions of Youth Awards Dinner: April 23rd, 2015 at Embassy Suites in SLO. You'll find more information... including a photo gallery of this year's event... right here on our website! Such a fun celebration...... (read more)
Our Children, Our Future! SAVE THE DATE!
WHAT: 1st Annual Child Health, Education & Care Summit
WHEN: Sacramento, CA (DoubleTree by Hilton)
WHEN: February 10-12, 2015
Professional development, networking, keynote speakers, breakout sessions, workshops & more! First 5... (read more)
First 5 San Luis Obispo County is seeking an Executive Director.
Think you have what it takes to succeed?
The chosen candidate for this position is responsible for providing leadership, strategic direction, and financial management for overall operations and administration to ensure children in San Luis Obispo County thrive in nurturing, respectful environments and enter school healthy and ready to learn.