Child Cares and Preschools
Children can receive Early Intervention services in a variety of settings, because special education is a service not a location. Below are a compiling of Early Learning Opportunities for children in our area. Click on the images to find out more about the Headstart, Pre-K Counts, Private preschools, daycares, and more are available in your area.
Pennsylvania’s Compass website also provides a search engine for finding child cares and early learning programs. Click on the image below to be directed to that website.
Child Care Assistance
Clearfield County League on Social Services serves Pennsylvania Early Learning Resource Center (ELRC) for Region 2 serving Cameron, Clarion, Clearfield, Elk, Forest, Jefferson, McKean, Potter and Warren Counties. ELRCs provides a single point-of-contact for families, early learning service providers, and communities to gain information and access services that support high-quality child care and early learning programs.
The Region 2 ELRC provides assistance to parents with a subsidized child care program, to help low-income families pay for childcare needs. Those who meet the guidelines receive payment assistance through ELRC for child care services. For questions about the Child Care Works program, please contact the Region 2 ELRC at (814) 765-1546, toll-free at (800) 442-5807, or by calling the PA Helpline at (800) 4-PA-KIDS.
Click on the image below to be directed to their website