Parent Support

School Age Children are ready for that next level of attention, development and care. We are here to help your school age children thrive in their new stages of growth!


“Thread” is Alaska’s Child Care Resource and Referral Network offering services to families, early childhood educators, early childhood education programs, and communities statewide. Thread services are currently delivered statewide through partner organizations:—Thread and Thrivealaska. Thread’s statewide Network of professionals assist families in finding quality child care, and work with early childhood educators and early childhood education programs to ensure that they are supporting and guiding children to lifelong success. By collaborating with communities, thread works to achieve positive outcomes for young children by ensuring families have access to affordable, high-quality child care. This work is guided by thread’s core values of empowerment, access, child care professionalism, children’s rights, and entrepreneurial incubator.

Learn more, about…

Family Resources
Evaluation Tools & Checklists
Supporting Your Child’s Development
Financial Assistance with Child Care

Resources for Families in need:

The Community Diaper Pantry
Program for Infants and Children