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Our office will be closed on Monday, January 17th in observance of Martin Luther King Jr Day. 

We will reopen with normal business hours of 8:00 am – 5:00 pm via telephone and online on Tuesday, January 18, 2022.

Remember, although our office is still closed to the public, our team members continue to provide assistance by phone and online during work hours.  You may apply online 24/7 for our services at
During our closure, if you have a childcare emergency and need to search for a Provider, visit  To report child abuse or neglect, call 1-800-96-ABUSE or call 211 for family emergency assistance.

 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

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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.