Results

First 5 Trinity County Reflects on Program Evaluation

First 5 Trinity County has an ongoing commitment to transparency, accountability, program integrity and effectiveness, and program evaluation. The Commission contracts with an outside evaluator to gain information to assist with making the most effective funding decisions for the county’s children and their families. In making funding decision, First 5 Trinity County considers best practices, evidence-based programming models, programmatic need and effectiveness, organizational capacity and accountability.

Programs funded under First 5 Trinity Strategic Initiatives:

Early Learning and Development

  • School Readiness
  • Character Counts
  • Kindergarten Readiness

Family Support and Strengthening

  • Welcome Baby

Health Initiative

  • Trinity Smiles
  • Children’s Garden
  • Trinity Meals Program

Systems Change

  • Help Me Grow

First 5 Trinity County Annual Evaluation