We Count and We Vote!

We are proud to have partnered with the East, Central, and West County Regional Groups and First 5 Contra Costa for a year-long project to engage low-income parents for census and election participation throughout 2020. We hope you’ll check out the final report, which includes a breakdown of residents’ top priorities in each area of […]

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Welcome Chelsea Rae!

Healthy & Active Before 5 has a new Program Associate! We are excited to welcome Chelsea Rae Sudweeks to our team. Most recently, Chelsea Rae worked at Planned Parenthood as a volunteer coordinator and health educator. She also led a program that connected teenage mothers with education and resources in the community. As Program Associate, Chelsea […]

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Message from our Chair

Dear Leadership Council members and community partners, In 2018, Healthy & Active Before 5 continued to make progress toward our vision of a Contra Costa where all children are free to learn, play, and grow in strong, healthy, equitable communities. From supporting breastfeeding in the workplace with mini-grant funds to advocating for parks improvements in Bay […]

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