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First 5 Shasta is building a pathway to success for young children. Together with our grantees and community partners, we’re making smart investments in young children and that changes our community for generations to come.


WOYC Grant 2018

Planning a Shasta County event or activity for the Week of the Young Child? Grants of $ and/or children’s books are now available to support projects!
Deadline to apply: January 31, 2018 (5:00 pm)

JOB OPENING: Fiscal and Contract Analyst
First 5 Shasta is seeking a Fiscal and Contract Analyst. This is a full-time position and ideal candidates will have experience working in a lead fiscal role.
Deadline to apply: January 19, 2018 (5:00 pm)


Redding Health Expo

January 6 at Redding Civic Auditorium

10:00 am-5:00 pm

Nutrition, health, wellness, fitness, medicine, and more!

Culture of Poverty Training

Free training and lunch.

January 8 at First 5 Shasta

12:30-4:00 pm

Register here

Smart Lunch: 6 Core Strengths of Healthy Brain Development

January 16 at First 5 Shasta

11:00 am-2:30 pm

Video presentation with Dr. Bruce Perry

3.5 hours

Free – includes lunch


Smart Start! Why Do Some Children Respond to an Intervention?

Free webinar and light breakfast.

January 25 at First 5 Shasta

9:00-10:00 am

Register here