Everybody Counts

Learn more about the 2020 Census.

Lending A Helping Hand

We are here to help the children and families of St. Lucie County navigate their early childhood education options.

Family Fun Fair

Save the Date for our Family Fun Fair on Saturday, September 19, 2020, at Havert Fenn Center in Fort Pierce, from 10 AM- 1 PM . We are currently seeking non-profit agencies, childcare centers, public & private schools  AND vendors to participate! Visit the link under announcements.

When You Change the First Five Years...

of a child’s life, you can change everything. Find out how with this quick video.

School Readiness


Family Portal

Provider Portal

Childcare Resources

Provider Services


 Hable Espanol?

Si está interesado en hablar con un especialista en recursos del cuidado del niño que hable Español, por favor llame al 772-595-6363 y pregunte por asistencia en Español. 


Upcoming Events

26sep9:00 pm12:00 pmFeaturedKIDFUN-To-GoA Drive Through Event

07nov4:00 pm8:00 pmFeaturedSailfish Beer Mile - Autumn Edition4 Beers. 1 MIle. The most fun you can have running.

12mar7:00 pm8:30 pmFeaturedSecond Annual Run for the Donuts 2-mile family run/walkIn Support of Early Childhood Education

Muppets Dealing with Trauma


Childcare Resource and Referral is available to assist all families seeking quality and affordable childcare option and local community resources. If you are interested in this free resource, please contact our Family Services Team at 772-595-6363. We are available M-F from 8 AM to 5 PM. FOR PROVIDERS: The ELC supports potential and current providers. We are available to offer information about starting a new childcare business and enhancing your program, and are also eager to assist providers with questions about the VPK and School Readiness Program, at 772-595-6363 or 772-595-6424.

Mission & Vision

The Early Learning Coalition of St. Lucie County is committed to providing a collaborative delivery system of quality child development programs and services to ensure our children become competent and productive individuals.

All of St. Lucie County’s children achieve educational success and become productive members of society.