Alameda County Every Child Counts

1100 San Leandro Blvd Ste 120
San Leandro CA 94577

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  • Tue: 9am-5pm
  • Wed: 9am-5pm
  • Thu: 9am-5pm
  • Fri: 9am-5pm

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<p>First 5 Alameda County is the county operator of Every Child Counts, a state program that focuses on early childcare, education, health care, social services and special needs children. The program is paid for with revenue from the Prop 10 tobacco tax.&nbsp;</p> <p>A nine-member volunteer commission, appointed by the Alameda County Board of Supervisors, oversees First 5 Alameda County. Commission meetings are held bi-monthly and are open to the public.</p> <p>Programs include professional and informal training programs, funding and technical assistance to improve the quality of childcare facilities, parenting programs and early childhood mental health services. First 5 also gives grants to non-profit and public agencies for work in the areas of family support and promotion of early childhood health and wellness.&nbsp;</p>