First 5 Kings County is the local agency established to distribute Proposition 10 tobacco tax funds. Kings County receives approximately $2.1 million of declining revenue annually to serve the needs of Kings County's children age zero to five.
First 5 Kings County funds family resource centers, early learning experiences, and health and family services throughout Kings County to ensure that young children ages zero to five, and their families, have the necessary tools and opportunities to reach their fullest potential.
The Kings County Children and Families Commission envision that all Kings County families receive access to the tools, knowledge, and quality care necessary to encourage each child to develop, to his or her fullest potential, those life skills that will allow them to become successful members of the community.
Providing all Kings County Children the necessary building blocks to succeed in life.