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Mom finds educational and fun resources to prepare her young daughter for kindergarten at Gila Bend…

  • Southwest Maricopa

The FTF Southwest Maricopa Regional Council funds Gila Bend Family Resource Center to provide a community hub of services and programs for families.

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Home visitation program provides Avondale boys path to success

  • family support

The FTF Southwest Maricopa Regional Partnership Council funds the home visitation strategy which offers individualized support to parents of young children.

Sarah Mendoza

Sarah Mendoza is the 2020 First Things First Southwest Maricopa Champion

  • Southwest Maricopa

Sarah Mendoza has been selected as the 2020 First Things First Southwest Maricopa Champion for Young Children.The award is given to local champions who…

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Home visitation program helps Buckeye boy expand his vocabulary

  • family support

Reina Jimenez said, “I know that this program is what helped his progress the most and I am happy and relieved about his development.”

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Chantal Tademy is the 2019 Southwest Maricopa Region Champion

  • champion

Chantal Tademy has been selected as the 2019 First Things First Southwest Maricopa Region Champion for Young Children.

Care1st Resource Center

Avondale family resource center celebrates 10-year anniversary

  • early childhood

The Avondale family resource center is a centralized hub of not only services for infants, toddlers and preschoolers, but a wide-range of social and human…

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In-home child care helps Buckeye boy test early into kindergarten

  • Quality First

With help from a Quality First scholarship, the Buckeye family enrolled their son in a licensed in-home child care, which serves children ages 1 to 5. The…

boy in graduation cap with family behind him

In-home child care puts quality first and helps Buckeye boy test early into kindergarten

  • early care and education

With help from a Quality First scholarship, the Linos enrolled their son in a licensed in-home child care center in Buckeye.

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Young kids can stay healthy with Summer Lunch Buddies program

  • health & nutrition

Food security, especially access to healthy, nutritious foods, is critical for ending both child malnutrition, obesity and for helping young kids be ready for…

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