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!


Stabilizing Child Care for a Thriving Alaska

June 01, 2022

Stabilizing Child Care for a Thriving Alaska Then, Now and Next From the onset of COVID-19, Alaska’s child care system ...Read More

CCPO Broadcast: Child Care Relief Funding Update – July 5, 2022

July 06, 2022

This broadcast was released by the Child Care Program Office on July 5, 2022. Stabilization Grants and Plan for Relief Funding | ...Read More

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

25 Aug 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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