Resources

First 5 Kit for New Parents - books, pamphlets, tote bag

Order New Parent Kits

New Parent Kits are provided by First 5 California at no-cost to families and partner agencies.

Contact Commission staff if your agency would like to distribute New Parent Kits.

All children are born to grow, to develop, to live, to love, and to articulate their needs and feelings for their self-protection.

Alice Miller

Get Free Books

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The Commission provides books to be distributed at outreach events and for family incentives and educational support.

Contact Commission staff to find out if books are available.

Public Health Resources & Supplies

No-cost portable cribs

Contact the Butte County Department of Public Health at (530) 552-4047 for information about no-cost portable cribs, available for families who qualify for WIC or Medi-Cal and who need a safe sleep environment for their infant.

Oral hygiene kits, nutrition education materials and tobacco cessation materials

Contact the Butte County Department of Public Health at (530) 552-3882 to learn about how your agency can receive free oral hygiene kits, nutrition education materials and tobacco cessation materials for your families, and to learn about the other educational supports and services they can provide to the families you serve.

No-cost child safety car seats and bicycle helmets

Contact the Butte County Department of Public Health for information about no-cost child safety car seats and bicycle helmets for the whole family at (800) 339-2941.

Emergency Supplies

The Commission receives emergency supplies such as diapers, cleaning supplies and personal protective equipment, for families and agencies during disasters and pandemics. Contact Commission staff to make sure your agency is on our supply distribution list and to find out if supplies are currently available.

Supportive Resources for Families

Small Moments Big Impact

A free App created by health care providers and caregivers designed to be used during baby’s first six months. The App focuses on the caregiver child relationship and feelings of love, stress, fatigue, frustration and hope- all of which are part of being a caregiver.

Text4Baby

A free text platform that sends positive messages that promote parent and child health and development.