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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.
Just like eating right, taking vitamins and seeing your doctor while you’re pregnant, it’s important to take care of your teeth and gums, too.
Learn about keeping your child’s teeth healthy.
Learn about getting help for stress, depression, abuse and other problems.
Good nutrition during pregnancy is one of the best gifts you can give your baby.
Things may not always go as you envision, and that’s okay.
Skin-to-skin contact immediately after your child is born can have important benefits for baby and mother.