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COALITION OFFICE CLOSING

The Early Learning Coalition of St. Lucie County, Inc. office will be closed for the holidays from Monday, December 24 through Tuesday, January 1, 2019. Our office will re-open with regular office hours of 8:00 am - 5:00 pm on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.
 
Our best wishes to the families of St. Lucie County for a Happy Hanukkah, Merry Christmas, Happy Kwanza and New Year!
 
 
During our closure, if you have a child care emergency and need to search for a provider or you wish to report child abuse or neglect you can do so, online at www.myflfamilies.com.  If you are in need community referrals, please contact 211.

During our closure, if you have a child care emergency and need to search for a provider or you wish to report child abuse or neglect you can do so, online at www.myflfamilies.com.  If you are in need community referrals, please contact 211.

OEL Statewide Information System Upgrade

The Family Portal and Provider Services Portal may see service interuptions while the OEL Statewide Information System(SIS) is undergoing an upgrade.  We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.  

Parents please contact Family Services at 772-595-6424 with any questions.

Providers please contact your Resource Specialist with any questions.

Early Learning Coalition Temporary Location

The Coalition is now operating in temporary space provided by the CareerSource of the Research Coast. The address for public access to our office is 584 NW University Blvd, SUITE 350, Port St. Lucie, FL. 

Due to limited space, appointments are limited to one parent per appointment.  Parents, please arrange for appropriate care for your children during your appointment time. 

The Early Learning Coalition of St. Lucie County contracts with child care centers and family child care homes in good standing with the Department of Children and Families (DCF). Our contracted providers offer Coalition children quality early learning experiences in a caring environment. They include legally operating child care providers throughout St. Lucie County.  
 
Providers meeting program requirements, Coalition criteria and quality standards may be eligible to contract with the Coalition as a School Readiness (SR) and/or Voluntary Prekindergarten (VPK) provider. Once contracted, a provider must continually meet state standards. The Coalition provides quality initiatives such as training and technical assistance to help providers meet these standards. 
 
All providers applying for a contract with the Coalition must meet all DCF requirements.
DCF Requirements Information
 
 

Florida Early Care and Education Professional Development System