The first five years impact a lifetime
Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Training - SOLD OUT
February 12, 2020, Lower Lake
Additional training dates and locations coming soon!

On February 12th at 3:00pm immediately following the First 5 Lake Commission meeting, First 5 Lake will sponsor an evidence-based "Stewards of Children" training taught by Jennifer Nielson of Lake Family Resource Center. 

Vision Statement

"One day the success of Lake County will be measured by the well-being of its youngest children."


 Brock Falkenberg, Superintendent of Schools - Lake  County Office of Education

 Crystal Markytan, Director - Department of Social  Services

 Denise Pomeroy, Director - 
 Department of Health Services 2020 Vice Chair

 Tina Scott - Supervisor, District 4 2020 Chair

 Susan Jen, Director                                                             Health Leadership Network

 Pam Klier, Retired Kindergarten Teacher -  Lakeport       Elementary School

 Carly Swatosh-Sherman, Education Specialist - Lake County  Office of Education

 Allison Panella - Executive Director, Hope Rising

 Derrick J. Barnes, M.D.  - Sutter Lakeside Hospital



First 5 Lake builds the early childhood systems and supports needed to ensure Lake County's youngest children are safe, healthy and ready to succeed in school and life.


 Carla Ritz, Executive Director

 Vicki Hays, Secretary II


 1173 - Eleventh Street 
 Lakeport, CA  95453

 707.263.6169 main
 707.263.6171 fax