We’re Ready

to help all of Alaska’s families, early childhood education programs & educators, and communities
weather the storm during the COVID-19 crisis

01 - COVID-19 Resource Center
01 - COVID-19 Resource Center

COVID-19 Resource Center

Learn more about statewide COVID relief funding and resources

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02 - Early Educators
02 - Early Educators

Early Educators

Advance your training in the early care and education industry, or find a job at thread or in the field

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03 - Families
03 - Families

Families

Connect with quality early care and education, including child care assistance

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Child Care Search

Start here to search for licensed child care in Alaska that is safe, healthy, and playful. If a program is temporarily closed due to COVID-19, it will not be listed in your search until further notice. For more information, please call thread at 800.278.3723. 

We’re Hiring

There are many reasons to join thread — advance early education in Alaska, family friendly environment, competitive benefits and more! Check out our jobs today!


Alaska Reads Act Update

September 27, 2022

Getting Ready to Implement The Alaska Reads Act (House Bill 114) was signed into law July 2022. The Alaska Department ...Read More

October is Safe Sleep Month

September 27, 2022

October is Safe Sleep and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Awareness Month, a time to promote healthy sleeping habits for ...Read More

Thursdays with thread - Prepare for Casting Your Vote in a Ranked Choice Voting System

06 Oct 2022

The way Alaskans vote is changing this year! In the 2020 General Election, voters approved an initiative to establish a Ranked ...Read More

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