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Notes from Special Commission Meeting

First 5 LA Executive Director, Kim Belshé, provided an update on Best Start at the May 16, 2013 Commission Meeting. Linked below you'll find a summary of all the topics discussed during the meeting. Highlights of what Kim shared about Best Start include:

- A team from various First 5 LA departments has been working to develop a framework for Best Start.

- Staff has been looking at research, other community work, and what we have heard from Best Start over the past two years.

- Kim and other staff will be attending regional meetings with all 14 Best Start communities starting the week of May 27, 2013. The purpose of these meetings is for First 5 LA leadership and Community Partnership Leadership Groups to get to know each other and for Kim and executive staff to learn from the Leadership Groups about their work and thoughts on Best Start.

- Staff is also scheduling an offsite Commission meeting where the Board will focus on working through the key questions about Best Start.

Meeting Notes (English) Meeting Notes (Spanish) Meeting Notes (Chinese) Meeting Notes (Khmer)  

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