This beautiful new playground is the result of hard work and dedication by the East County Regional Group (ECRG), the First 5 Contra Costa Children & Families Commission, and Healthy & Active Before 5. In 2012 these advocates assessed 22 Pittsburg parks to determine their suitability for young children to play and engage in physical Continue reading
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Healthy and Active Before 5 and First 5 Contra Costa has launched a hard-hitting campaign urging parents to protect their toddlers and preschoolers from sugary drinks, and serve them water instead.
We believe that outdoor play is the best way to incorporate physical activity in your child’s day. Contra Costa Health Plan has put together a brochure with helpful tips and resources that takes the worry out of outdoor play. Too cold? Bring a jacket and a hat! Children don’t get sick from playing outside in the cold. Continue reading