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

As the COVID-19 crisis grows, thread is here for you

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02 - Early Educators
02 - Early Educators

Early Educators

Advance your training in the early care and education industry

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03 - Families
03 - Families


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

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Child Care Search

Due to the recent COVID-19 crisis, some early childhood education programs are temporarily closed and therefore not listed in your search until further notice. For more information, please call thread at 800.278.3723. Start your search today for licensed early childhood education that is safe, healthy, and playful.

Holiday Schedule and Warmest Wishes

November 25, 2020

On behalf of thread’s statewide Network team, Happy Thanksgiving!  thread’s statewide offices, including Juneau, Anchorage, Wasilla, Fairbanks and Kenai, will ...Read More

Child Care Program Office Broadcast: Child Care 2020 Market Rate Survey Opens

November 10, 2020

The following information was broadcast by the Child Care Program Office (CCPO) on November 9, 2020. It is time for ...Read More

Building Strong Financial Practices (for Family Child Care Businesses)

05 Dec 2020

Tom Copeland, licensed attorney, trainer, author, and advocate on the business of Family Child Care since 1981, will present on the ...Read More

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