This report, based on background research and interviews with families, systems leaders and advocates, points to certain areas of California's EII system that need attention in order to create a family-centered, effective system.Read More
May 6, 2020
Now is a critical time to evaluate and improve California’s early identification and intervention (EII) system by leveraging the state’s existing county Help Me Grow (HMG) systems.
Sep 24, 2019
California needs a system of care for Medi-Cal eligible infants and toddlers that is grounded in family wellness and community, this paper co-released by First 5 Center and California Children’s Trust asserts.
Sep 16, 2019
This letter, co-authored by 15 organizations, offers recommendations for the upcoming California Advancing and Innovating Medi-Cal (CalAIM) proposal by the Department of Health Care Services.
Jul 22, 2019
With the generous support of the Pritzker Children’s Initiative, we're working to improve the health and development of California's infants and toddlers.