We're Ready

to help all of Alaska's families, early childhood education programs & educators, and communities
weather the storm during the COVID-19 crisis

01 - COVID-19 Resource Center
01 - COVID-19 Resource Center

COVID-19 Resource Center

As the COVID-19 crisis grows, thread is here for you

learn more
02 - Early Educators
02 - Early Educators

Early Educators

Advance your training in the early care and education industry

get started
03 - Families
03 - Families


Connect with quality early care and education, including child care assistance

get connected

Child Care Search

Due to the recent COVID-19 crisis, some early childhood education programs are temporarily closed and therefore not listed in your search until further notice. For more information, please call thread at 800.278.3723. Start your search today for licensed early childhood education that is safe, healthy, and playful.

Fun (and Safety) in the Sun

July 13, 2020

Summer in Alaska is one of the best times for outdoor family fun. These tips can help ensure your family stays safe while getting outside...Read More

thread's August Book Party in the Park Cancelled

July 01, 2020

Summertime brings warm weather, cool treats, and thread’s annual Book Party in the Park. Usually at this time, thread staff are gearing up ...Read More

Child Care Virtual Town Hall

21 JUL 2020

Please join thread and Alaska Children's Trust for a virtual town hall meeting with Senator Dan Sullivan and his staff on the..... Read More

See all upcoming events

Early Care & Education Systems and Support