Welcome to First 5 Yolo
Caring for Each Other
Keeping children, families, and our community safe and healthy is a priority to First 5 Yolo and its many partners.
First 5 Yolo’s mission is to assist our community to raise children who are healthy, safe, and ready to learn. We will ensure that our resources are effectively used and that all community voices are heard.
First 5 Yolo Help Me Grow Yolo Connect to Resources What is it? Who is it for? Meet the team What is it? Help Me Grow is a program supported by First 5 Yolo County, powered by people who care, committed to making a difference in the community. As a resource center, we are able to […]
Welcome Baby Welcome Baby, a component of The CHILD Project: Road to Resilience, is helping to build family resiliency in Yolo County through comprehensive support after the birth of a new baby. Welcome Baby partners with parents to reduce toxic stress related to the COVID-19 pandemic and support optimal child development. Welcome Baby is a […]
What is the CHILD Project: Road to Resilience (R2R) As your partner in parenting, R2R gives Yolo County maternal caregivers and their families support so they can have caring, enjoyable relationships with their kids. In R2R maternal caregivers meet with a family resource professional who takes the time to listen and learn their needs. Then […]
COVID-19 information and related early childhood resources.
News & Highlights
First 5 Yolo is excited to announce funding opportunities available through the Childcare Recovery Package, which aims to support Yolo County Childcare providers serving Yolo County children ages 0-5.
Welcome Baby expands First 5 Yolo’s navigation and home visiting initiative (R2R) and reaches Medi-Cal and uninsured families giving birth.
For Expecting and New Parents: What You Need to Know about the COVID-19 Vaccine
For Expecting and New Parents: What You Need To Know about Routine Vaccinations
And How Do They Relate To Toxic Stress? Check out this article from Harvard University to learn more:
An article detailing ways to be your child’s best education advocate.
First 5 California’s Parent Guide.
What you need to know to help your child grow up healthy and thrive.
Family Fun Event on the last Thursday of the month at 2pm*.
Music Groups for children 0-5 every Monday morning (English) from 9:30am-10:30am and Friday morning (Spanish) from 9:30am-10:30am.
Join us for a Movement and Dance playgroup every Wednesday from 9:30am-10:15am.
Read a summary of First 5 Yolo ARP Funding Proposals.