Starting or Expanding an Early Education Program
New Early Childhood Education Programs
Want to open your own child care business? thread can help you get started today.
- Decide the type of care you want to offer (licensed family child care, group home, or center).
- Get licensed
- Enroll in Alaska’s System for Early Education Development (SEED) Registry.
- Take advantage of thread’s financial assistance for new providers.
- Set up your business with technical assistance and consultation from expert thread staff.
More Resources for Existing Early Childhood Education Programs
thread provides customized support help you build on your strengths. Learn more about thread’s services for programs, including:
- Training and Professional Development
- Technical Assistance and Consultation
- Grants and Funding Opportunities
- Business and Administrative Support