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

Apply now for the 2022 Alaska SEED ROOTs Award

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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


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!

Help Grant Alaska's Wish for Affordable, High-Quality Child Care – Pick.Click.Give. to thread

January 07, 2022

Nothing makes us happier than families finding the child care they need and want. Throughout the year, five days a ...Read More

Apply Now for the 2022 Alaska SEED ROOTs Award

December 06, 2021

Recognizing the previous and continued commitment that Alaska’s early childhood educators are providing to young children and families, Alaska SEED ...Read More

Parent TALK: Staying Happy & Healthy through COVID-19

10 Feb 2022

Supporting your child’s health and wellness is more challenging than ever due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Join the Conquer COVID ...Read More

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