One day, the success of Lake County will be measured by the wellbeing of its youngest children.

Commission Meeting

The First 5 Lake Commission will be on June 28th at 2pm location TBD

Meeting materials will be posted at the link below 72 hours in advance.

Current Meeting Info 2022-23
Past Meeting Info 2021-22

Seeking New Commissioner

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Smart Start Eligibility Wizard

Are you looking for resources for your young child? Find out what resources your family may qualify for by visiting smartstartwizard.org

First 5 Lake County

Our Mission

First 5 Lake builds the early childhood systems and supports needed to ensure Lake County's youngest children are safe, healthy and ready to succeed in school and life.

First 5 Lake County

Funded Programs & Services

Each year, the First 5 Lake Commission stewards approximately $625,000 from the Proposition 10 tax on tobacco products in California. Here is how we are currently investing those funds.

Improving Children's Health

Early Access to Care

Sutter Lakeside Hospital receives First 5 funding to provide Safe Sleep classes and a Family Resource Navigator.

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Improving Children's Development

Developmental Screening

Easterseals NorCal receives First 5 Lake funding to promote and provide developmental screenings.

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Improving Family Functioning

Parenting Education

Lake County Office of Education receives First 5 funding to provide a parenting education & resources.

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Improving Systems of Care

Collaborative Work

First 5 staff work collaboratively with many community partners to look for and fill gaps in services for families.

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Contact or Connect with Us

First 5 Lake Staff:
Executive Director, Samantha Bond
Program Support Specialist, Hanaa Ali-Adeeb

1173 Eleventh Street, Lakeport CA 95453