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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

Run for the Donuts is June 18, 2021, beginning at 7 PM

KidMania-To-Go is March 27, 2021 at Keiser University Parking Lot

We’ve turned our fabulous Kidmania into a drive-through parking lot event, to stay safe and be responsive to COVID-19 concerns. Families in Port St. Lucie will drive through more than fifteen different stations with their children, to receive books, to-go activities and information from our community partners. See special events or our social media for details!

KIDFun-to-Go Drive through event on April 10 at Percy Peek Parking Lot in Fort Pierce

ELC will host a fabulous drive-through event at the Percy Peek Gym Parking Lot with fifteen different stations, offering books, grab & go bags and fun stuff for the kids, on April 10, from 9-11:30 AM. It will features exactly the same stations and giveaways as at the PSL event, so pick the location and date that is most convenient to YOU! See our special events or visit our Facebook for details.

2nd Annual Run for the Donuts moved to June 18, 2021

Our 2021 event is finally up and ready for you, socially distanced, with staggered start, pre-bagged donuts and no crowds afterward! We changed the date to Friday, June 18, 2021 but everything fun is still the same!

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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.