Quality education, health care, nutrition, and family support during the first five years is proven to help children develop the social, emotional and cognitive skills they need to succeed in grade school and in life. This is why Nevada offers a broad array of no-cost programs, services and resources for families with young children, no matter your household income level.

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Service Categories

Child Care and Early Education Read More

From financial assistance to help you pay for child care, to programs that will get your child ready for kindergarten and beyond, find the services and programs your family needs.

Health and Safety Read More

Whether you’re trying to secure financial assistance to help you pay for your child’s health care, or wondering what questions to ask your child’s pediatrician, you can start here.

Special Needs and Early Intervention Read More

We can help you find the best resources to determine if your child is on track. If there is a developmental delay, find out how to get the extra help your child needs.

Food and Nutrition Read More

From learning what types of diet and nutrition are best for your children, to resources that will help you pay for food so you can put healthy meals on the table, we can help.

Parenting and Family Support Read More

Our children don’t come with an instruction manual. From classes on child birth and dealing with difficult behaviors, to assistance to help make ends meet, support is never far to help you become the best parent you can be.

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We invite all parents and community partners to join us for a Training Session to learn all about First 5 Nevada and how it can be most valuable to you. Register now!

The First 5 Nevada Early Childhood Programs Eligibility Portal is a tool to help parents and families identify what programs and services they may qualify for - in just 5 minutes!

The Children’s Cabinet is hosting a learning series for HR professionals and Nevada executives to build a foundational understanding of how child care impacts our workforce and employer-driven solutions that create a return on investment.