American Academy of Pediatrics Updates Safe Sleep Recommendations: Back is Best

On June 21, the American Academy of Pediatrics updated sleep recommendations for infants. The new guidelines emphasize the need for infants ...more

July 1, 2022

CCPO Broadcast: Child Care Relief Funding Update

This broadcast was released by the Child Care Program Office on June 15, 2022. Stabilization Grants and Town Hall Meetings, Plan for ...more

June 16, 2022

Stabilizing Child Care for a Thriving Alaska

Stabilizing Child Care for a Thriving Alaska Then, Now and Next From the onset of COVID-19, Alaska’s child care system ...more

June 10, 2022

Get Ready to Vote in the Primary Election on August 16

Alaska’s first “Top Four Primary” for the General Election is just ten weeks away. Here’s what you need to do ...more

June 7, 2022

Get Ready for Election 2022!

School is out, and the sun is shining! While families are busy making plans for summer, individuals running for public ...more

May 31, 2022

Summer Safety

Summer has arrived in Alaska! And it’s time for outdoor family fun and weekend road trips around our beautiful state! ...more

May 23, 2022

Nationwide Formula Shortage

Due to a historic recall of certain types of baby formula, there is now a nationwide shortage. This situation has ...more

May 20, 2022

Kindergarten Registration is Opening

Kindergarten is an exciting next step in your child’s education. Start getting ready by registering your child for kindergarten in ...more

May 18, 2022

thread Announces Recipients of 2022 Awards

Congratulations to the 2022 thread Awards recipients! thread recognized the recipients in a ceremony on May 6 —Provider Appreciation Day.  ...more

May 6, 2022

April 1 is Go Blue Day

April is designated as Child Abuse & Neglect Prevention Month nationally. During this month, and throughout the entire year, thread ...more

March 28, 2022