Since The Riverside County Children & Families Commission has been working hard to meet local needs since the 1998 passage of Proposition 10, the California Children & Families Act. Learn more about local and state efforts as we celebrate 15 years and plan for future services.
First 5 Riverside funds more than 45 programs throughout Riverside County to provide a wide array of services including health care, breastfeeding support, early learning services, services for children with special needs, social emotional support, child care, preschool and more. See service directory for more information.
NEWS, UPDATES & INFORMATION
EARLY CARE & EDUCATION SPECIAL NEEDS RFP
First 5 Riverside is seeking proposals from qualified parties to provide high quality early childhood education to children through 5 years of age with developmental delays and/or disabilities who do not qalify for other resources in Corona, Moreno Valley and Riverside areas. Register with Riverside County Purchasing for further details. A re-bid meeting will be held 9 a.m. Feb. 25 at First 5 Riverside Offices in Riverside. Deadline to submit proposals is 1:30 p.m. MARCH 13, 2013.
FIRST 5 RIVERSIDE ANNUAL UPDATE 2012-2013
Last fiscal year, First 5 Riverside invested in 45 agencies across Riverside county for preschool, child care, asthma management, breastfeeding support, oral health, workforce development and access to health care. This resulted in services for more than 150,000 children, parents and caregivers. See highlights of our work over a year.
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SUPPORT SERVICES RFP
First 5 Riverside is seeking proposals from qualified parties for technology support services. Register with Riverside County Purchasing for details. Deadline for proposals is 1:30 p.m. MARCH 6, 2013.
READ EARLY, READ ALOUD: FREE BOOK FOR KIDS
Get tips and a free book, while supplies last, to help children build early skills, prepare for school and embrace a lifelong love for reading. One book per child 0 through 5 years of age. Parents can call First 5 Riverside today at 800-266-3880 for book
FREE KIT FOR NEW PARENT AVAILABLE
Are you pregnant with your first child or have you just had your first baby? Get this FREE Kit for New Parents filled with colorful and informative books, a DVD, an interactive baby book and more. Call 800-266-3880 to have a kit shipped directly to your home.