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Early Childhood Mental Health Training Scholarship Opportunities

Napa Infant-Parent Mental Health Fellowship Program

This highly regarded 15-month fellowship is an intensive, interdisciplinary training and mentoring program, for professionals who work with children ages 0 to 5.  The program provides a rich, interdisciplinary learning experience designed to equip professionals with the latest thinking and research on models of care and to support an understanding of relationship-based therapies.

For more  information about the program, please visit: Napa-Infant-Parent-Mental-Health-fellowship

Child-Parent Psychotherapy Learning Collaborative

An 18-month training program that is intensive enough to allow most practitioners to adopt Child-Parent Psychotherapy. Trainings are designed for teams of licensed mental health professional, rather than for individuals. The Learning Collaborative model was adapted from the National Child Traumatic Stress Network Learning Collaborative model.

For more information about the program, please visit: Child Parent Psychotherapy Learning Collaborative  and CPP Provider Training

To receive updates and learn about applying for a scholarship from First 5 Yolo, please complete a brief contact form here

Ongoing Funding Opportunities

Event Sponsorship

First 5 Yolo is proud to help sponsor local events, trainings, and activities that focus on young children and families, and that align with First 5 Yolo’s Mission, Strategic Plan, Guiding Principles, and Priority Areas. Sponsorship requests of up to $250 will be considered toward support of the following types of activities that are offered in Yolo County: Community Events, Professional Development/Trainings, Family Education Events, and Fundraising Events.

Starting on July 1,2017, applications may be returned via email to First 5 Yolo, as noted in the policy.

Sponsorship Guidelines and Application Form

Child Abuse & Neglect Reporting Tipsheet

For more information about child abuse and neglect, view this tipsheet.

Donate to First 5 Yolo

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First 5, partners launch ‘All Together Now’ campaign for California’s young kids

In mid-August, First 5 joined with fellow early childhood advocates to launch All Together Now, a new campaign and rallying cry to amplify the need to make policies, practices, and systems better for California’s kids.

Summer Events at Yolo County’s Esparto Regional Library

Stay cool and enjoy these special programs held during the month of July at Yolo County’s Esparto Regional Library.

Lunch at the Library

Free summer lunches at the library all summer long for everyone 18 and under!

5 Steps for Brain-Building Serve and Return

This video from the Center on Developing Child at Harvard University breaks down serve and return into 5 simple steps.

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