Change the First Five Years and You Change Everything

Change the First Five Years and You Change Everything

By linking with public/private partners and other early childhood collaborative efforts, the First Five Years Fund video "Change the First Five Years and You Change Everything" was edited to be specific for a New Mexico audience. The DVD emphasizes the importance of investing in early childhood development to positively affect the health and wellbeing of children. To view the video go to

Action Alerts

Contact Your Legislators & Governor's Office: Ask them to protect our youngest children and their families by holding early childhood programs harmless from state budget cuts.



About ECAN

The Early Childhood Action Network is a network of early childhood champions and key stakeholders who work to develop strategies and actions to improve the well being of New Mexico's young children and their families. Learn more...


If you have questions or comments about the site itself, please contact us at

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Note: This website supports New Mexico projects related to early childhood. It is not an official site of the State of New Mexico.