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Our Early Learning Centers

Now enrolling for the 2020-2021 school year!

Our centers provide free or low-cost preschool for families who qualify for financial assistance through ECEAP (Early Childhood Education Assistance Program).

ECEAP Offers / ECEAP Provee:

  • Highly qualified staff to help children prepare for kindergarten / Preescolar
  • Health & developmental screenings / Exámenes De Salud
  • Family engagement & parent education / Apoyo Familiar
  • Nutritious meals & snacks / Comidas & Meriendas Nutritivas

Child Care Action Council operates two ECEAP locations in partnership with Capital Region Educational Service District 113, Sound to Harbor Early Learning Programs, and the Washington State Department of Children, Youth, and Families:

To find out if you qualify for services, fill out a pre-eligibility form in English or Spanish:

Questions? ¿Preguntas?

LACEY: Thurston County
Family Partnership Center ECEAP
300 Sleater-Kinney RD NE Olympia, WA 09516   (360) 412-4897
SHELTON: Mason County
Shelton Early Learning Center ECEAP
2412 W. Railroad Avenue, Shelton, WA 98584   (360) 426-2898


Updates & Upcoming Events

COVID-19 Agency Update

For a list of Child Care Action Council cancellations and postponed events, please go to our Health and Safety Updates page.
Child Care Appreciation Day, May 8th
**Nominate your child care provider!**

If you would like to nominate your child care provider for a chance to win a $100 gift card for their classrooms*, please submit your nomination by May 7th:
*Please note, this contest is for Washington State licensed child care providers in Thurston, Mason, Grays Harbor, Clallam, Jefferson, and Kitsap counties only.