All Napa County children, in the most critical development years from prenatal through age five, deserve the best we can give them. First 5 Napa County is creating a sustainable community commitment and framework that gives our children the chance to become physically and emotionally healthy, ready to learn, and able to achieve their greatest potential in school and in life.
Napa Valley Early Learning Initiative
The Napa Valley Early Learning Initiative strives to invest in high-quality early learning experiences for children before they enter kindergarten.
Quality Counts Napa County is a program to enhance early care and education of children from birth to age 5. Early education providers who participate receive support and recognition for implementing research-based practices to provide high-quality environments and experiences for our community’s children.
News & Events
The First 5 Napa County Commission announced today the appointment of Joelle Gallagher as executive director for the organization, effective April 17, 2017. First 5 Napa County supports and promotes early learning, health and quality child care for the youngest Napa...read more
Children Now has released a report, Starting Now: A Policy Vision for Supporting the Healthy Growth and Development of Every California Baby. This report reflects Children Now's effort to map a comprehensive system for supporting children 0-5. Click here to read the...read more
Working with Napa Parks and Recreation, First 5 Napa County launched the next phase of its Talk, Read, Sing campaign in Napa County with the installation of Talk, Read, Sing panels in the play structure at Las Flores Park. Part of a nationwide push to promote early...read more