EARLY CHILDHOOD

Research shows that there are key moments throughout a young person’s life that influence their path to success as an adult. Emotional, social and physical development in early childhood has a direct effect on the future of Santa Fe’s children. Supporting key transitions for our young children maximizes their future well-being.

WHAT WE ARE TRACKING:

  • Low Birth Weight Babies
  • Kindergarten Readiness
  • Prenatal Care in First Trimester
  • PreK & Headstart Enrollment
  • Meeting Developmental Milestones
  • Child Abuse and Neglect

2020 TARGETS AND ASPIRATIONAL GOALS:

COLLECTIVE ACTION PROJECTS

Early Childhood Fund

Identify gaps and establish a fund to support early childhood funding priorities.

Early Childhood Public Awareness

Develop/support coordinated public awareness and outreach on early childhood issues and resources.

Family Support

Expand family support programs that promote child development, parenting skills, and family wellbeing and economic security.

Prenatal Care & Healthy Births

Conduct community outreach and work to increase the # of women receiving prenatal care in the 1st trimester and reduce low birth weight babies.

Developmental Screening

Support routine developmental screening and referral follow-ups for children 0-4 years old.

Kindergarten Readiness

Increase access to quality, affordable early childhood care, education and PreK and support successful transition to Kindergarten.

RELATED RESOURCES

RELATED BLOGS

Early Childhood Success Baseline Report

Early Childhood Success Interactive Dashboards

RELATED SF B2C COLLABORATIVE WORKING GROUPS AND OTHER COLLABORATIONS:

Early Childhood

Share NM

http://www.sharenm.org/communityplatform/newmexico/santafeb2c/earlychildhoodsteeringcommittee

Collaborative Teachers Institute

http://www.collaborativeteachersinstitute.com

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COLLECTIVE ACTION VIDEOS

GO TO GALLERY

RELATIONSHIPS THAT TRANSFORM FILM PROJECT

Opportunity Santa Fe worked with Littleglobe to create a film series demonstrating the power of mentoring and relationships that positively transform the lives of children, youth and families in Santa Fe from birth to career.

SFCC Kids Campus

United Way SF First Born

Mother Tongue

https://vimeo.com/channels/santaferelationships

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