Early Learning

Early Learning

Childcare, Preschool, School-Age Care, and Early Learning programs

The City of Seattle Department of Education and Early Learning funds programs that help both families and preschool providers. We support high-quality learning and child care programsin the city of Seattle.

Information for Providers

Information for Providers

Resources,  policies and information about preschool programs, agencies, teachers and business owners.

  • Program Description
  • Funding Opportunities
  • Early Learning Policies & Guidelines
  • Upcoming Trainings for teachers and staff
  • Contact Information

Child Care and Preschool information

Child Care and Preschool Information

Find a child care, preschool, afterschool care or home visiting program for your child. See if your family qualifies for a subsidy.

Programs offered for children ages 0-12

  • Preschool Applications
  • Child Care subsidies
  • List of preschool and child care locations
  • Additional parent resources