October is Safe Sleep Month

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

September 29, 2022

Alaska Reads Act Update

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

September 27, 2022

CCPO Returning to CCAP Payment Processing in ICCIS and the Prescribed Request for Payment CC78 form – Oct 1, 2022

Alaska Division of Public Assistance, Child Care Program Office As a result of the May 2021 Cyber Attack, the Child ...more

September 23, 2022

CCPO Broadcast: Child Care Relief Funds -Provider Town Hall Meeting

Alaska Division of Public Assistance, Child Care Program Office Update 09/12/2022 The Child Care Program Office (CCPO) would like to ...more

September 13, 2022

CCPO Broadcast: Child Care Assistance Program Waiver of Co-Pay Announcement – Sept 9

Alaska Division of Public Assistance, Child Care Program Office Family Co-pays waived for the service months of October through December ...more

September 9, 2022

September: National Preparedness Month

September 7, 2022 September is National Preparedness Month (NPM) organized by Ready.gov. This is a time when families, businesses, and communities are ...more

September 7, 2022

Federal Update on Child Care in Budget Reconciliation & Appropriations Process – Aug 2022

Thank you for partnering with thread to advocate for increased federal child care investment over the past several months. Here ...more

August 29, 2022

Learning & Growing Together

Elevating Quality As providers, advocates, parents, and guardians of children in Alaska, we care about the quality of child care ...more

August 19, 2022

Never too Young…to Learn about Voting!

Next Tuesday, August 16th is the primary election.  Now is the time to finalize your voting plans.If you requested a vote-by-mail ballot, ...more

August 2, 2022

Kindergarten is Right Around the Corner!

The excitement that accompanies a child’s kindergarten year is in the air as families prepare for the transition to the ...more

July 29, 2022