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Despite continued struggles, child care in Arizona finds support in new ways

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Early childhood providers discuss the challenges child care programs face in Arizona and how they are overcoming the odds.

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Quality First preschool helps three sisters from San Luis succeed in kindergarten and beyond

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The FTF Yuma Regional Partnership Council funds Quality First so families can send their children to quality care centers and preschool.

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Quality First center in northwest Phoenix supports foster child’s social skills in classroom

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The FTF Phoenix North Regional Partnership Council funds Quality First so families can send their children to quality child care programs.

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Pascua Yaqui Tribe boy develops cognitive skills through daily play time

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The FTF Pascua Yaqui Tribe Regional Partnership Council funds the workshops to help families in the role of their child’s first teacher.

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Flagstaff Quality First center provides stability for young girl during coronavirus pandemic

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The FTF Coconino Regional Partnership Council invests in Quality First scholarships to provide quality care to families who might otherwise not be able to…

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Quality First scholarship in Show Low helps shy 3-year-old boy socially prepare for kindergarten

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The FTF Navajo Apache Regional Partnership Council funds Quality First scholarships so families can send their children to quality child care programs.

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PNC Foundation grant to help child care centers address COVID-19 health and safety concerns

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The PNC Foundation recently awarded FTF a grant to create the AZ Healthy Child Care Helpline for child care providers.

5 things grandparents do for young children

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Grandparents can play many important roles in the healthy development of their grandchildren.

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An uncertain future for child care in Arizona

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Early childhood experts discuss what the future holds for child care in Arizona and how our economy can survive without this crucial support.

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