Welcome to AEYC
The Association for the Education of Young Children, Southeast Alaska (AEYC) has been serving early educators, families, and community members since 1982.
Our mission: “With a cohesive voice, our membership encourages excellence through leadership, advocacy and education, for the needs and rights of all young children in our communities.”
STEP UP FOR KIDS!
Look for the AEYC Prize Van throughout the community on Tuesday, September 23 as we Step Up for Kids! This is an event, co-sponsored by thread, to raise awareness about the need for access to quality child care for working families. This is part of a national public awareness day, and the Alaska Children’s Trust is coordinating events across the State. Click here for the Prize Van schedule & more information.
Child Care Shortage: Juneau, Ketchikan, Skagway
If you have a child under age 6 and are struggling to find child care, you are not alone! There are currently fewer licensed child care openings in Juneau, Ketchikan, and Skagway than any time in the past two decades. What do I do If I cannot find care?
Creative Child Care Options Networking Chat *For Parents in Juneau*
Every First Tuesday of the Month from 12-1 pm at the AEYC Office
Are you having a difficult time finding child care? Stop by our office for an informal chat about your options, meet other parents who are looking for care, and have a snack. Children welcome.
Business of Caring Workshop at AEYC
First Tuesday Evenings, 6:30-7:30pm, October 7, November 4
Come to this informal workshop to learn how to become a provider and about the financial and educational supports available to you through AEYC/thread.
Save the Date!
Lyrics, Language, & Literacy AEYC Early Childhood Conference
MARCH 6 & 7, 2015
Keynote: Jennifer Daniels
Jennifer is an award winning songwriter, with an MA in Counseling, and a certified Autism Movement Therapist. Her interactive keynotes and workshops are lively and full of humor, music, stories, and real strategies teachers and parents can immediately employ.
Join us for engaging workshops and additional guest speakers! The conference will focus on effective strategies for language and literacy that are responsive to the skill and developmental level of each child. Questions? Interested in presenting? Call us!
Office Hours: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm M - F
PO Box 22870, Juneau, AK 99802
3100 Channel Dr., Suite 215,
(Juneau Empire Building, floor 2N)
Need a map to find us? Just click here!
(907) 789-1235 Main Number
(907) 789-1231 Child Care Referrals
(888) 785-1235 Toll Free
(907) 789-1238 Fax