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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

Apply now for the Phase 1 – COVID-19 Child Care Stabilization Grant

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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. 

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


Sept. 19-25: National Child Passenger Safety Week

September 20, 2021

Does your child need to use a rear-facing or forward-facing car seat? Is your car seat registered and the right ...Read More

Apply Now for the Phase 1 - COVID-19 Child Care Stabilization Grant

September 01, 2021

thread is pleased to join the State of Alaska Child Care Program Office (CCPO) in announcing that the application for ...Read More

Creating Spaces Where Kids Thrive: Investing in Early Care & Childhood Facilities

30 Sep 2021

Early care and education (ECE) infrastructure is essential to providing a safe, healthy and nurturing environment for children and their ...Read More

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