The Early Learning Coalition of Hillsborough County (ELCHC) specializes in the funding and delivery of quality early childhood care and education and after-school programs and services to the children and families of Hillsborough County.
We believe that ALL children should have a quality early learning experience that is essential in building a successful future! We appreciate your support and hope that you will visit us often for all of your early childhood care and education information needs.
CLOSED ON 11/27 & 11/28 IN OBSERVATION OF THE THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY
Summer is here
and your car can heat up to deadly temperatures
in a matter of minutes!
Remember, NEVER LEAVE A CHILD IN A VEHICLE ALONE!
Look Before You Lock!
Obama signs bill to revamp federal child care aid
November 19, 2014 – Miami Herald
Federally subsidized child care providers will have to conduct criminal background checks on their workers and undergo a yearly inspection under legislation signed into law by President Barack Obama on Wednesday. Obama said the first revamping of the government's chief child care program in nearly tw...
New Child Care Law to Force States Failing Save the Children's Disaster Report Card to Require Emergency Plans
November 19, 2014 – Spoke
...within the next two years in order to remain eligible for federal child care subsidies. The states currently failing to meet child-care standards..
Senate votes to help low-income families pay for childcare, but more action is needed
November 20, 2014 – Salon
...hild care by increasing funding to support families(tm) access to child care, as well as targeting federal funds to high-quality providers to support early learning and school readiness....