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Kids in Preschool

First 5 California IMPACT (Improve and Maximize Programs so All Children Thrive) is an innovative approach that forges partnerships between First 5 California and counties to achieve the goal of helping children ages 0 to 5 and their families thrive by increasing the number of high-quality early learning settings, including supporting and engaging families in the early learning process. To learn more about IMPACT and how you can get involved click on the logo below.

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Child Care Council


First 5 Amador is a proud participant of the Amador Child Care Council, part of the Amador County Office of Education. The mission of the Council is to partner with the community to promote the early care and education of children. The Council is committed to promoting affordable, accessible and high quality child care in Amador County.


Every year the Council coordinates Celebrate Our Children. This event is held during the Week of the Young Child and offers fun activities and entertainment, a free car seat check, food, a petting zoo, and so much more. It is held at the end of April each year.


The Amador Child Care Council holds their public meeting monthly on the first Monday of the month from 1:00 to 3:00 pm, all persons interested in child care issues are encouraged to attend. Meeting locations vary, please call 257-1092 to confirm.

Looking for Child Care?

If you are looking for child care for your child(ren), please call

The Resource Connection for a complete listing of current preschools, child care centers, and family child care providers in Amador County. 

(209) 223-1624