What's New at Families First?


Become a tutor at Families First - Head Start

Minnesota Reading Corps is seeking literacy tutors for the 2016-17 school year.  More information can be found HERE.

Early Learning Scholarship funds available NOW!

With an Early Learning Scholarship, low-income families with children ages 3 to 5 years old may attend any eligible program participating in Parent Aware.  Applications can be found on our website.

Apply SOON, funds must be awarded by June 30, 2016. 

In The News

Our Crisis Nursery program received $1000 from The Rotary Clubs of Rochester.  For more information, take a peek at the   May 2016 Chamber Advantage

In The News

         The Spring 2016 MNSights Magazine named Families First as a local non-profit that readers should know about!

Check out the article HERE.

                     Important changes coming for training registration!

On June 30, 2016, MNstreams.org will be going away and training information, registration, proof of training completion and more will be on develop (formerly known as The Registry/MNCPD).  BEFORE this change, register your develop individual account to ensure a smooth transition.  

Click HERE to register                             

The 2016 Child Care Provider Business Update Survey Has Begun.

 Your participation is important!  Each year the Minnesota Department of Human Services conducts this survey to help benefit the families we all serve and provide support to child care programs that serve Minnesota families.  Each month, January - April, ten participants will be selected to receive a $50 gift card.  The earlier you complete the survey, the more chances you have to win!  Questions? Contact Child Care Aware of Minnesota at 1.888.291.9811