Brilliant Beginnings

Are you a CalWORKS recipient? 

Are you pregnant or have a child up to the age of 24 months?  

Brilliant Beginnings: Parents as Teachers (home visiting program) offers: 

  • Prenatal and Postpartum self-care 
  • Immunizations
  • Safe infant sleeping 
  • Referrals to community resources
  • Household infant care and safety 
  • Access to safety equipment (such as a car seat or crib)
  • Access to limited health supplies (such as diapers and wipes)
  • Chestfeeding and infant nutrition  

Brilliant Beginnings may also provide: 

  • Increase children's school readiness and success
  • Early detection of developmental delays and/or health concerns
  • Increase parent knowledge of early childhood development and improve parenting practices 


Brilliant Beginnings is only available for CalWORKS recipients. 

If you would like to know more about CalWORKS program or to apply online, please visit our CalWORKS webpage.

For questions in regard to this program or eligibility please call (530)265-1491 

Program Vision: All Children will develop, learn, and grow to realize their full potential. Supporting positive health, development, and well-being outcomes for pregnant and parenting people, families, and infants.