Generating Actionable Information Regarding Young Children and their Families in California


Grounded in the experience of First 5s, the First 5 Center for Children’s Policy studies and disseminates best practices and solutions in early childhood development; convenes experts inside and outside the early childhood space to inform policy; and evaluates solutions within and outside California that can be adapted for the state. The CDN is partnering with the Center to generate policy-relevant information about the physical health of infants and their mothers, mental health of young children, and availability of health care providers across the state of California.

Overview of Findings

Analysis in Progress.



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