Our Partners

The Local Early Education Planning Council (LPC) is a collaborative association of representatives from the early care and education field, including parents, child care providers, businesses, and government.

The Local Early Education Planning Council (LPC) is a collaborative association of representatives from the early care and education field, including parents, child care providers, businesses, and government.

The WestEd Excellence in Early Education (E3) Institute implements the Quality Matters (formerly known as QRIS) stipend program, rating process and quality improvement system for early childhood learning in Santa Clara County.

The WestEd Excellence in Early Education (E3) Institute implements the Quality Matters (formerly known as QRIS) stipend program, rating process and quality improvement system for early childhood learning in Santa Clara County.

The Department of Education serves our state by innovating and collaborating with educators, schools, parents, and community partners. Together, as a team, we prepare students to live, work, and thrive in a multicultural, multilingual, and highly connected world.

The Department of Education serves our state by innovating and collaborating with educators, schools, parents, and community partners. Together, as a team, we prepare students to live, work, and thrive in a multicultural, multilingual, and highly connected world.

The Inclusion Collaborative of SCCOE promotes a culture that values all children by strengthening, sustaining, and ensuring inclusive practices. We believe every individual regardless of abilities and disabilities has the right to full access to quality inclusive learning and community environments.

The Inclusion Collaborative of SCCOE promotes a culture that values all children by strengthening, sustaining, and ensuring inclusive practices. We believe every individual regardless of abilities and disabilities has the right to full access to quality inclusive learning and community environments.

Quality Counts California is a statewide system of locally-implemented quality rating and improvement systems (QRIS), which helps to connect parents and families to high-quality early learning and care programs, and ensures that infants, toddlers, and preschool-age children have quality early learning experiences in their local communities.

Quality Counts California is a statewide system of locally-implemented quality rating and improvement systems (QRIS), which helps to connect parents and families to high-quality early learning and care programs, and ensures that infants, toddlers, and preschool-age children have quality early learning experiences in their local communities.

Healthier Kids Foundation is a family forward health agency that gives children and those who love them the education and cutting edge tools they rightfully deserve to live a healthy life.

Healthier Kids Foundation is a family forward health agency that gives children and those who love them the education and cutting edge tools they rightfully deserve to live a healthy life.

The Community Child Care Council of Santa Clara County (4Cs) is a non-profit, community-based agency that serves as the community child care link for families and child care professionals who live and work in Santa Clara County, California.

The Community Child Care Council of Santa Clara County (4Cs) is a non-profit, community-based agency that serves as the community child care link for families and child care professionals who live and work in Santa Clara County, California.

At First 5 California, we fund programs that educate parents, grandparents, caregivers, and teachers about the critical role they play during a child’s first five years. Since our creation in 1998, we’ve supported millions of families with programs and services designed to help more California kids grow up healthy and ready to succeed in school – and in life!

At First 5 California, we fund programs that educate parents, grandparents, caregivers, and teachers about the critical role they play during a child’s first five years. Since our creation in 1998, we’ve supported millions of families with programs and services designed to help more California kids grow up healthy and ready to succeed in school – and in life!

The SCCOE exists to meet the emerging needs of the community and to provide leadership, advocacy, and support for children, schools, and the greater community. Rich partnerships with elected officials, non-profits, community-based organizations, and other educational agencies strengthen the quality of educational programs and support within the region.

The SCCOE exists to meet the emerging needs of the community and to provide leadership, advocacy, and support for children, schools, and the greater community. Rich partnerships with elected officials, non-profits, community-based organizations, and other educational agencies strengthen the quality of educational programs and support within the region.

 
 
First 5 Association is a nonprofit membership organization that advocates for and works with the state’s 58 First 5 county commissions to build strong, effective, and sustainable systems serving California’s youngest children.

First 5 Association is a nonprofit membership organization that advocates for and works with the state’s 58 First 5 county commissions to build strong, effective, and sustainable systems serving California’s youngest children.

The County of Santa Clara Public Health Department focuses on protecting and improving the health of communities through education, promotion of healthy lifestyles, disease and injury prevention, and the promotion of sound health policy. The Department is comprised of a highly diverse workforce that encompasses many professional disciplines and areas of focus. It’s mission is to prevent disease and injury and to create environments that promote and protect the community’s health.

The County of Santa Clara Public Health Department focuses on protecting and improving the health of communities through education, promotion of healthy lifestyles, disease and injury prevention, and the promotion of sound health policy. The Department is comprised of a highly diverse workforce that encompasses many professional disciplines and areas of focus. It’s mission is to prevent disease and injury and to create environments that promote and protect the community’s health.

 
FMCI is a community partnership that supports children from cradle to career through: 1) Hub Schools; 2) Safe and Strong Neighborhoods; and 3) Economic Development.

FMCI is a community partnership that supports children from cradle to career through: 1) Hub Schools; 2) Safe and Strong Neighborhoods; and 3) Economic Development.

The San Jose Public Library enriches lives by fostering lifelong learning and by ensuring that every member of the community has access to a vast array of ideas and information. Standards and guidelines have been developed to enable our staff to consistently and effectively provide quality customer assistance. The SJPL mission remains constant, to create bright, beautiful, inviting libraries, to provide patrons with materials with high customer service, and support a floor staff that provides teachable moments regarding services, equipment, account management, programs, and all our available resources.

The San Jose Public Library enriches lives by fostering lifelong learning and by ensuring that every member of the community has access to a vast array of ideas and information. Standards and guidelines have been developed to enable our staff to consistently and effectively provide quality customer assistance. The SJPL mission remains constant, to create bright, beautiful, inviting libraries, to provide patrons with materials with high customer service, and support a floor staff that provides teachable moments regarding services, equipment, account management, programs, and all our available resources.

KidConnections Network (KCN) is a partnership between Behavioral Health Services Department (BHSD) and FIRST 5 Santa Clara County. This partnership provides a unique opportunity in leveraging FIRST 5 funding to provide Birth – 5 services throughout Santa Clara County.

KidConnections Network (KCN) is a partnership between Behavioral Health Services Department (BHSD) and FIRST 5 Santa Clara County. This partnership provides a unique opportunity in leveraging FIRST 5 funding to provide Birth – 5 services throughout Santa Clara County.


Strong Start of Santa Clara County is a coalition of community leaders, individuals, and organizations committed to expanding access to high quality early learning opportunities for all children age 0 to 8 in Santa Clara County. High quality early learning opportunities support children's brain development, strengthen our schools, and more than pay for themselves through benefits to children, families and our community.

Strong Start of Santa Clara County is a coalition of community leaders, individuals, and organizations committed to expanding access to high quality early learning opportunities for all children age 0 to 8 in Santa Clara County. High quality early learning opportunities support children's brain development, strengthen our schools, and more than pay for themselves through benefits to children, families and our community.

 
 
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