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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.
Everyone can be a safe sleep advocate by reminding parents that a safe sleep environment for babies includes alone, on their back and in a crib.
Baby walkers are advertised as fun for young children, but pediatricians say they’re dangerous.
The American Academy of Pediatrics now advises that young kids should ride in a rear-facing car seat as long as possible. This will include almost all children…
Drownings are a top cause of injury-related death for Arizona children. Consider these tips to keep your child safe around water.
If you plan to be around fireworks this 4th of July, make sure to follow these tips to keep your kids as safe as possible.
Learn how to keep your child healthy, and when to take him to the doctor.
Learn how your newborn is developing and how to take care of her.
Learn how to help your toddler learn good eating habits.
Learn about car safety and sleep safety.