Help Me Grow Alaska

Alaska is fortunate to have many services to support families and children. Sometimes, however, the services a family needs are ...more

January 16, 2018

thread Is Powering Ahead with Technology!

The Powering Ahead with Technology Project is in full-swing. We are working hard to upgrade thread’s entire digital infrastructure to ...more

January 5, 2018

Top 5 Tips for Winter Safety

Here are our top 5 tips to help keep your children safe this winter: Winter Coats and Car Seats Don’t ...more

December 29, 2017

Toy Safety Tips

It’s the time of year when many children will be unwrapping gifts with delight. It’s also an important time of ...more

December 21, 2017

Remember Alaska’s Young Children today on #GivingTuesday

At just 5 years old, an unprepared kindergartner becomes twice as likely to be in special education, 30% more likely ...more

November 29, 2017

Halloween Safety Tips

The days are getting shorter and colder, and families are busy carving pumpkins, creating costumes, and planning trick-or-treating routes. Make ...more

October 27, 2017

Halloween Safety Tips

The days are getting shorter and colder, and families are busy carving pumpkins, creating costumes, and planning trick-or-treating routes. Make ...more

October 27, 2017

Strengthening Families Initiative Gaining Momentum

thread Board member and Strengthening Families consultant Shirley Pittz recently highlighted the important work that Strengthening Families Alaska is doing ...more

October 13, 2017

Investing in Alaska’s Workforce – Summit is a Success!

On Oct. 5, 2017, thread came together with business leaders, early childhood partners, policy makers, medical professionals, and community members ...more

October 7, 2017

Join a Juneau Town Hall Meeting on Early Care and Learning

You’re invited! Juneau Town Hall meeting Invest in Juneau young children—Children learn while parents earn Tuesday, September 26, 2017 5:30-8:00 ...more

September 22, 2017