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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.
A parenting education program funded by the FTF Pima South Region helps incarcerated parents create positive learning environments for their children.
The professional development program is designed to strengthen knowledge of developmentally appropriate practices and how young kids learn.
Isabella Valencia has been selected as the 2020 First Things First Pima South Champion for Young Children.The award is given to local champions who actively…
At 16, Isabella Valencia has become a strong advocate for spreading the word of the importance of early childhood education.
After enrolling in Parents as Teachers, Yadel Arvizue feels confident that Angel will have the social and academic skills to be ready for kindergarten.
Olga Guerrero has been selected as the 2019 First Things First Pima South Region Champion for Young Children.
The goal of Linking Leaders is to connect center owners, directors and teachers with resources that raise the quality of the children’s environments.
At Creation School in Vail, the team of teachers work with children to develop academic and social-emotional skills needed for the rest of their lives.
The Family Engagement Network, which includes FTF Pima North and South, recently received a national grant to advance support for working parents of young…