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For Parents.To help you do the best you can, here’s some information, tools and resources for supporting your child’s healthy development and learning.
About FTF. Created by Arizona voters, First Things First partners with families and communities to help our state’s young children be ready for success in kindergarten and beyond.
Grants. First Things First invests in strategies and programs that support the development, health and learning of children birth to age 5 (before kindergarten).
Get Involved. First Things First partners with families and communities to give all Arizona children the opportunity to arrive at kindergarten healthy and ready to succeed.
Donna Barisich has been selected as the 2021 First Things First Phoenix South Champion for Young Children.The award is given to local champions who actively…
The FTF Phoenix South Regional Council funds the Kith and Kin program to empower caregivers with tools to encourage a healthy development for children.
The Court Teams Strategy seeks to increase the awareness of developmental needs of young kids for those working in the child welfare system.
Dawn Berg has been selected as the 2020 First Things First Phoenix South Regional Champion for Young Children.The award is given to local champions who…
A pilot program is providing support for families who have developmental concerns about their child, but aren’t eligible for special needs services.
At the Family Learning Center, Marta Dardon learned how to create quality early childhood experiences for her children
FTF and the City of Phoenix have partnered to open four new family resource centers dedicated to providing services to families with young children.
These volunteers spend their free time working to help their community better understand the importance of early childhood through a variety of ways.
Anthony and Kim Gathers have been selected as the 2019 First Things First Phoenix South Region Champions for Young Children.