Early Childhood Matters Provides Monthly In-Depth Features and Latest News on Giving Kids the Best Start
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Desiree Puentes could only pray for help. The young mother was struggling to raise four children in Monterey Park in 2013 while caring for her bed-ridden great grandmother...
Latest News on Programs, Events and More from First 5 LA
Q & A with L.A. County Supervisor and First 5 LA Board Chair Sheila James Kuehl
Second Time Mom Credits Welcome Baby with Breastfeeding Success
Did You Know? Building a Child’s Social Skills Can Boost School Success
“One of the things that link us all is that we do care about children and families, no matter what side of the (political) aisle one sits.” – Commissioner Nancy Haruye Au
New York City’s ambitious attempt to introduce Preschool for All serves as a model of successful implementation – New York Times
Black women in the U.S. die during pregnancy and childbirth at four times the rate of white women. Is racism to blame? – The Development Set
L.A. City Council approves a study of paid parental leave, which every developed nation except the U.S. provides – KPCC
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Early Childhood Matters is a monthly newsletter published by First 5 LA on our work and the latest news regarding early childhood issues. Our goal is to inform you of our efforts to strengthen families, the communities in which they live and the systems that support them.

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