Child care and Early Learning

Early learning resources for parents, information on childcare and play groups.

CHILD CARE / EARLY LEARNING

EARLY START, HEAD START, ECEAP

Early Head Start is comprehensive child development and family support program for low-income infants and toddlers and their families. Head Start is a school readiness program for low income children.

Early Childhood and Assistance Program (ECEAP) is funded and supported by the Washington State Department of Children, Youth and Families. ECEAP is a comprehensive early childhood education program to support the healthy development and future success of Washington’s children.

SKAGIT COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT EARLY K PROGRAMS

Early entry kindergarten programs designed to support children who have not been able to access early learning programming.

CHILD CARE RESOURCES

CHILD CARE AWARE 
Referral specialists help families locate child care programs as well as free coaching for child care providers
tel: (800) 446-1114

DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN, YOUTH AND FAMILIES
Online search tool for child care providers

SKAGIT KID INSIDER - PRESCHOOL DIRECTORY

The Skagit County Preschool Directory is listed by city to make it easy to find the best preschool for your family.

WORKING CONNECTIONS
Childcare subsidy program through DSHS
tel: (877) 501-2233

EARLY LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

CHILDREN'S MUSEUM OF SKAGIT COUNTY - MUSEUM EXPLORERS PRESCHOOL

Nurturing creativity, exploration, independence, and learning in a carefully planned and prepared environment to foster curiosity and imagination.

tel: 360-757-8888 or Treva@skagitcm.org

FOUNDATION FOR ACADEMIC ENDEAVORS
5-weeks of fun and challenging summer learning  for low-income children, preschool through grade 8, in Skagit county
 

KALEIDOSCOPE PLAY AND LEARN GROUPS
Free, fun and educational activities for families and caregivers with children under age five
tel: (360) 757-8888

Contact

We'd love to hear from you - please send us an email and we'll get right back to you.

You can write to us at:

PO Box 451, Burlington WA 98233

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