Research shows that children who begin school properly prepared are
10 times more likely to meet third grade state standards.
The mission of the Growing Healthy Minds Collaborative is to work in partnership with the community to increase opportunities for young children across Riverside County to develop skills and abilities that will prepare them for school and life.
Our efforts focus on:
Increasing awareness of the importance early childhood
Improving access to a range of screening, early intervention, and mental health services
Coordinating early child care provider & educator training
Coordinating education for parents and caregivers
Coordinating mental health consultation