Background Check Program Update

Alaska Division of Public Assistance, Child Care Program OfficeUpdate 02/06/24 The Child Care Program Office (CCPO) would like to share ...more

February 13, 2024

Celebrating thread’s 5th Summit on the Economic Impact of Early Care & Learning: Quality Child Care Creates Futures

On October 26th thread hosted its 5th Summit on the Economic Impact of Early Care & Learning: Quality Child Care ...more

January 2, 2024

Quality Initiative Applications Are Open Again!

thread’s Quality Initiative (QI) program provides early childhood education programs and early educators the opportunity to participate in professional development ...more

January 2, 2024

Alaska SEED ROOTS Award

Alaska SEED ROOTS Award Application Opens 11/27/23Division of Public Assistance, Child Care Program OfficeBroadcast Dates: 11/13/23 Dear Child Care Colleagues: ...more

November 14, 2023

thread’s Quality Initiatives Are Now Open!

thread is now accepting applications for Quality Initiatives (QIs) being offered this year. There will be a second application period for ...more

September 15, 2023

thread is Excited to Award the IMPROVE and Community INNOVATION Grants

In March 2023, thread in partnership with the State of Alaska Child Care Program Office (CCPO), called for proposals for ...more

August 15, 2023

Health & Wellness Support for Early Childhood Educators is Here!

In partnership with the Municipality of Anchorage (MOA), Anchorage Health Department (AHD), thread is now accepting applications for the Early ...more

August 14, 2023

2023 thread Awards Recipients Announced

After receiving a record-breaking number of award nominations this year, thread is excited to present the following recipients of the ...more

May 13, 2023

Happy Provider Appreciation Day, Keep Calm and Care On!

May 12th is Provider Appreciation Day. Join thread in celebrating early childhood educators across Alaska. Working in the early childhood ...more

May 3, 2023

Hands up for worthy wages for early childhood educators!

Alaska’s early childhood educators play an essential role in the lives of working families and their young children by providing ...more

April 29, 2023