The open house is free and designed to educate the community on the many services available to families in the Collier, Glades, Hendry and Lee Counties through the Coalition. Services include Voluntary Pre-K (VPK) enrollment, eligibility determination for childcare subsidy, childcare quality assessments, hearing and vision screenings, childcare resource and referral services and more. Parents, childcare providers and media representatives will all benefit from attending.
Gerry Poppe, Board President for the Coalition will welcome visitors and Susan Block, Chief Executive Officer will provide a brief overview of services. Board members will be on hand to answer questions about the organization, its services and goals for the future. Light refreshments will be served. For more information contact Jessica Velasco at (239) 935-6128.
The Early Learning Coalition of Southwest Florida exists to enhance the quality of children's lives by providing families, early childhood educators, caregivers and community partners in Collier, Glades, Hendry and Lee Counties, with opportunities to positively impact the future. They are located at 2675 Winkler Avenue, Suite 300, Fort Myers, FL 33901. For details on our many services or to donate, please visit http://www.elcofswfl.org.