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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.
The more you know about child development, the better you can meet your child’s needs and help them learn and grow.
Your child’s first five years will have a big impact on their future. Learn how you can help them develop and grow.
Gratitude can be a difficult concept for toddlers and preschoolers. The holiday season is a good time to help them learn some important life lessons.
Babies feel safe and secure when they trust their parents to respond to their needs and soothe their emotions when they feel distressed. With that confidence,…
Young kids learn through their senses, and any problems with your child’s vision health are easier to correct with early treatment.
Use our new-and-improved search tool to find programs and services available near you.
First Things First recently bundled its Spanish-language parent resources into one page called Recursos en Español.
The FTF Hualapai Tribe Regional Council funds the home visitation strategy which offers individualized support to parents of young children.
The Nurse-Family Partnership program provides regular visits by trained nurses starting in early pregnancy through the child’s second year.