Remembering The Children’s Place

After 20 years of serving Alaska’s families, The Children’s Place (TCP) early childhood education program closed its doors last March. ...more

July 21, 2021

Child Care Program Office Broadcast: Rebuilding Alaska’s Child Care System with Federal Disaster Funding

The following broadcast was released by the Alaska Child Care Program Office on July 20, 2021 The Child Care Program ...more

July 20, 2021

Spotlight on Alaska’s Child Care Workforce Shortage

“We’re hearing people can’t go back to work because they don’t have child care. Yet, I can’t get people to ...more

July 14, 2021

Child Care Program Office Broadcast: Public Hearing On the Child Care and Development Fund (CCDF) Plan

The following broadcast was released by the Alaska Child Care Program Office on May 17, 2021 A Public Hearing will ...more

May 17, 2021

thread Awards Additional $940K in COVID-19 Support to Child Care Statewide

thread, Alaska’s Child Care Resource & Referral Network, recently awarded $940,000 to 260 licensed early childhood and afterschool/school-age education programs ...more

January 14, 2021

thread Conducts a Second Survey of Child Care Needs During COVID-19

Since the pandemic began, the majority of Alaska’s child care programs have been open to support children and families. But ...more

January 13, 2021

SBA and Treasury Announce PPP Re-Opening; Issue New Guidance

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), in consultation with the U.S. Treasury Department, announced last week that the Paycheck Protection Program ...more

January 11, 2021

Broadcast to Child Care Assistance Program Participating Families and Child Care Providers

From the Child Care Program Office Topic: Child Care Assistance Program – Waiver of Family Co-Payments The Child Care Program ...more

January 11, 2021