First 5 San Joaquin - Help Me Grow San Joaquin

First 5 San Joaquin - Help Me Grow San Joaquin

First 5 San Joaquin

Help Me Grow San Joaquin is a system that assists parents, caregivers, physicians, and agencies to identify at risk children age zero to five, and help them to find community based programs and services. All children who live in San Joaquin County and are 5 years of age or younger, are eligible for Help Me Grow San Joaquin. Priority services are given to families participating in CalWORKs. There is no cost for the service, or income requirements. Parents, caregivers, physicians and community agencies can call the Help Me Grow Call Center at (209) 461-2728 to speak to a Community Resource Specialist.

Resource Spotlight:  Developmental Screening Toolkit

About Developmental Screenings:

What and Why of Developmental Screening Visit

Developmental Screening Information for Professionals:
Developmental and Behavioral Screening Guide for Early Care & Education Providers (by WestEd)
Developmental Screening Infographic (by Children Now)
Training Module - Developmental Screening for Early Childhood Professionals: Watch Me! Celebrating Milestones and Sharing Concerns

Developmental Screening Information for Parents & Families:
Developmental Screening Handout for Parents
How to Help Your Child - English/Spanish
Tips for Talking with Parents - English/Spanish
Developmental Milestone Checklists for Children: From Birth to Age 5 - English/Spanish

Ages and Stages Questionnaire Scoring Tool Resource:
Brookes Publishing ASQ Age and Adjusted Ages Calculator

Family Resource & Referral Center Services: 
Family Resource & Referral Center
2-1-1 Call Center (and @ 209.461.2728)
Help Me Grow Brochure [English | Spanish]
Help Me Grow Postcard [English | Spanish]

Early Start Referral Resources for Children Under Three Years of Age:
Early Start Resource Guide
Valley Mountain Regional Center
VMRC Early Start Referral Form
Family Resource Network

System Navigation Support Information:
San Joaquin 5Cs Agency Map
San Joaquin 5Cs Eligibility Workbook
San Joaquin 5Cs Payer of Last Resort
San Joaquin 5Cs Transportation Guide
San Joaquin 5Cs Transporation Memo
Mental Health Services - Child Abuse Prevention Council
Mental Health Services - Victor Community Support Services

102 S. San Joaquin Street
Stockton, California 95202


(209) 953-5437

Contact us
102 S. San Joaquin Street, Stockton, CA 95202
P.O. Box: 201056, Stockton, CA 95201
(209) 953-KIDS (5437)
(209) 932-2675
First 5 San Joaquin