About Quality First

About Quality First

Quality First is Arizona’s quality improvement and rating system for early learning programs. Created and administered by First Things First, Quality First partners with more than 1,000 licensed and regulated child care and preschool providers across the state to improve the quality of their early learning programs for children from birth to age 5 and help more Arizona kids arrive at kindergarten ready to succeed.

If you have a question not answered on the pages of this website or in the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) provided, or if you’d just like more information, please contact us.

By email:
QualityFirst@FirstThingsFirst.org

By phone:
602.771.5000 or toll-free at 877.803.7234.

Media Contact

Liz Barker Alvarez
Chief Policy Advisor
lbarker@firstthingsfirst.org
602.771.5063

About First Things First

First Things First is a voter-created, statewide organization that funds early education and health programs to help kids be successful once they enter kindergarten. Decisions about how those funds are spent are made by local councils staffed by community volunteers.

To learn more, visit FirstThingsFirst.org.