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Commission Vacancies Announcement

President of the Board of Supervisors David J. Canepa announced that applications arebeing accepted for appointment to the First 5 San Mateo County. There are currently three (3)positions representing: Public Member, each to commence January 1, 2022.  The Public Member includes the following categories: recipients of project services included in

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Addressing Inequity Through Flexible Financial Support to Families

To ease the financial burden of COVID-19, the United States government supplemented households across the country with COVID-19 relief checks. But, across San Mateo County (and the rest of the US), there were families that were not able to receive that lifeline. A disproportionate number of people living in the

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San Mateo County leaders seek more child care solutions

When the pandemic hit, childcare was not included in the state emergency plan, yet the sudden changes due to COVID-19 exacerbated so many parts of the current child care systems that need attention and investment. Although our partners did an extraordinary job maintaining stability for parents and providers during the

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