NEW PARENT KITS ARE NOW AVAILABLE!
Please contact Sharon Powell.
Kits for New Parents are available from First 5 Kern as part of a statewide project.
The Kits offer guidance to new and expecting parents for children prenatal to 5-years-old and are available in a variety of languages.
The Kits each include a baby book, a California parent guide, information on statewide programs for parents, the book “What to do when you child gets sick,” assorted other brochures and a colorful Talk.Read.Sing. grocery tote.
The kits are available in English, Spanish, Chinese, Korean and Vietnamese language.
Kits Include –
- Resource information for new parents including topics relating to children through 5-years-old, e.g., how much food to feed your baby, how to childproof your home, what to look for in child care, how much screen time is appropriate, why babies cry – even what if my child sticks something up their nose!
- A DVD covering various topics
- Poison control magnet and information, brain development map, and more
- A beautiful new sensory board book for the baby exploring their senses
Parents if your are in the area, stop by, 2724 L Street, Bakersfield, CA, 93301, and we can provide you with a Kit For New Parents or log on and have a kit sent to your home completely free – no shipping or handling charges. Have a Kit mailed directly to your home or call, 1.800.KIDS.025.
For other languages, call:
-Cantonese or Mandarin 1.800.597.9366
More than 1 Kit for Provider Partners – Organizations interested in becoming a Provider Partner can request them by filling out this form – New Parent Kit Preferred Provider Application (click this link and submit for multiple kits). Send the form to Sharon Powell by email or mail.
Attn: Sharon Powell
First 5 Kern
2724 L Street
Bakersfield CA 93301
For further information contact Sharon at 661.328.7039.