The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services can help with the cost of child care via the Child Care Subsidy program. Child Care Subsidy provides benefits for parents and families who are working hard to support themselves.
First Connections with Families is a statewide initiative developed by the Nebraska Department of Education, in cooperation with the Health & Human Services System, to meet the requirements of LB 326, the Nebraska Read, Education and Develop Youth Act. This booklet contains information about child development, reading to your child, and child health and safety.
First Connections with Families is distributed to families in Nebraska with newborn babies.
Thank you to staff at the Nebraska Department of Education, Office of Early Childhood and the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services for their contributions in writing and design.