A child’s experiences from birth to 3 shape the person he will become.


Educating & Advocating on Behalf of Texas Babies

First3Years has been working to give every child a great start since 1980. Today, we continue the tradition of supporting parents and caregivers by putting research to practice through training, mentoring, advocacy, and collaboration.


About First3Years

Change Everything with the First Three Years of Life

Kindergarten is too late for a lot of children. The basic and most important mental development processes that are needed to help each child read, stay in school, and stay out of prison actually happen before the age of three.