RSV and Flu in Infants and Young Children

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and influenza (flu) are common viruses that affect the lungs and breathing passages of people. Each ...more

November 23, 2022

Warmest Wishes! thread’s Holiday Schedule

On behalf of thread’s statewide Network team, Happy Holidays!  thread’s statewide offices, including Juneau, Anchorage, Wasilla, Fairbanks and Kenai, will be closed: Thursday, ...more

November 18, 2022

Military Family Appreciation Month

November is Military Family Appreciation Month, an opportunity to celebrate the sacrifices and contributions that military families make while serving ...more

November 11, 2022

Today is Election Day 2022!

As we head into the polls today, here are some helpful tips for voting. Voting Today! Know where you need ...more

November 8, 2022

Phase 3 – COVID-19 Stabilization Grant – Application Open Nov 1-30

The Phase 3 – COVID-19 Child Care Stabilization Grant program is now open! The State of Alaska Child Care Program ...more

October 31, 2022

Child Care Aware of America Releases 2021 Affordability Analysis on Child Care

While federal relief funding has provided critical support to stabilize the child care sector, child care remains unaffordable for many ...more

October 24, 2022

November is National Family Literacy Month

Reading is one of the most important early learning activities there is. When a child discovers that sharing a book ...more

October 21, 2022

Alaska SEED Portal Closing Nov 1

thread is excited to announce a new, improved Alaska SEED Registry portal experience is coming in 2023! In preparation for ...more

October 18, 2022

Election Day 2022 Is Around the Corner 

We’re just one month away from Election Day 2022! As we head into the final weeks, here are some ways ...more

October 11, 2022

October is Fire Prevention Month

The Municipality of Anchorage Health Department has compiled a list of ideas to promote fire safety within child care programs. ...more

October 10, 2022