To apply for School Readiness funding (child care assistance),  select “Register for School Readiness” under the Parent/Guardian button on our main website page.  Once you enter your information regarding your family size and income, the computer will automatically let you know whether you might qualify for assistance.

Please keep in mind that funding is limited and there is a wait list.

Parents are responsible for keeping their contact information current with the Early Learning Coalition. If you have questions about Child Care Assistance or need to update your contact information, please call one of our locations:

239-935-6100 in Glades, Hendry or Lee Countyor 239-213-1137 in Collier County

Click here to go directly to School Readiness Portal