During the next five years, First 5 San Mateo County expects to direct resources increasingly towards community partnerships, policy development, and leadership on issues related to young children and families. Declining revenues require the Commission to scale back its financial support for programs that directly serve children and families. The First 5 San Mateo County Commission has developed the Strategic Plan with these considerations in mind and has included a combination of focused financial investments and systems-level work that will still achieve positive child, family and community outcomes.
Developing Systems to Serve the Mental Health Needs of Children 0 – 5 in San Mateo County: A Landscape Scan
This will be discussed at the Early Childhood Mental Health Systems Community Input Session on November 28, 2017.