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2675 Winkler Avenue, Suite 300,
Fort Myers, FL 33901
Hours: 8am-5pm Monday-Friday

(239) 935-6100 for Lee, Hendry, and Glades Counties

3050 North Horseshoe Drive, Unit 231
Naples, FL 34104
Hours: 8am-5pm – Monday-Friday

(239) 213-1137 for Collier County

THESE LOCATIONS ARE TEMPORARILY CLOSED.

LaBelle – United Way House
33 Bridge Street, Labelle 33935
Every Thursday of the month 9am – 4pm
Clewiston – 957 W. Sugarland Hwy. Clewiston, FL 33440
Every Wednesday of the month 9am-4pm
(Both locations closed for lunch daily 12:00 – 1:00)

RCMA Building C
402 West Main Street
Immokalee, FL 34142
Monday-Friday
Hours: 8am-12pm 1-5pm
(Closed for lunch daily 12:00-1:00)
Phone: 239-658-3588

Phone Directory for Lee and Collier ELC Offices

Main Phone Line (239) 935-6100

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VPK INFORMATION
Please call or email your VPK Coordinator if you have any questions.

VPK Provider Coordinator: Bernadette Quiñones – (239) 935-6151  Bernadette.Quinones@elcofswfl.org
VPK Child Enrollment: Sesia Dominguez – (239) 935- 6127 Sesia.Dominguez@elcofswfl.org
ELCSW Fax #s (Separate for Glades/Hendry/Lee and Collier)

  • VPK Child Info such as Add or Delete Forms
    Glades, Hendry, Lee Counties: Fax: 239-935-6181
    Collier County: 239-213-3356
  • SR Child Information such as School Readiness Eligibility Certificates
    Glades, Hendry, Lee Counties: Fax: 935-6187
    Collier County: 239-213-3356
  • VPK & SR Attendance Sheets, Reimbursement Related Documents
    Fax: 239-935-6188
  • VPK & SR Contracts, VPK changes, Faxes to Lee Mentors, Quality Department
    Fax: 239-275-6449

Collier County Fax #

Collier County VPK Provider & Child Information
Collier County SR Child Eligibility Certificates
Collier County Fax: 239-213-3356

Glades, Hendry & Lee County Fax #s

VPK Child Info such as add or delete forms Fax (239) 935-6181

Provider Program Info such as Scholarship Forms, Provider Notification of Changes, VPK teacher changes
Fax: 239-275-6449

SR Child Info such as SR eligibility certificates
Fax: 239-935-6187

All - Collier, Glades, Hendry, & Lee Counties:

Ages & Stages Questionnaires (ASQ)

Fax: 239-275-6449

VPK & SR Attendance Sheets, Reimbursement Related Documents
Fax: 239-935-6188

Coalition News: Hurricane Ian

In response to Hurricane Ian, the Early Learning Coalition of SWFL is dedicated to providing information and assistance to childcare providers of Collier, Glades, Hendry and Lee Counties.

School Readiness Providers:  School Readiness reimbursements for September are anticipated to be released on schedule.  If you are able to log into the Provider Portal, please record facility closures for September and submit your attendance.  Payment will NOT be delayed if you are not able to access the portal due to loss of power or internet.

VPK Providers:  VPK Advance has been processed for all providers contracted for advance payments.  VPK reimbursements for September are anticipated to be released on schedule.  If you are able to log into the Provider Portal, please record facility closures for September and submit your attendance.  Payment will NOT be delayed if you are not able to access the portal due to loss of power or internet.

Click HERE for instructions on recording temporary closures in the Statewide Provider Portal.

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