ECEAP is a Washington State funded FREE PRESCHOOL program with 22 locations throughout the County. We focus on the well-being of each child, and help him or her prepare for kindergarten. Our team of specialists work with families, providing health, nutrition and family resources.
Income Eligibility Guidelines are used as a starting point to review each application on a case-by-case basis. Over-income families may be accepted based on certain environmental factors, or developmental risk factors.
Preschool experience focusing on the needs of the whole child. / Activities which build self-esteem, social, emotional, and physical skills. / Highlights the strengths and diversity of each individual child. / Small class sizes with a 10:1 child-teacher ratio. / Support for dual language learners.
Medical, dental, vision and hearing screenings. / Nutritious family-style meals. / Health and nutrition education for children and families.
Parenting classes. / Assistance to develop and meet family goals. / Resources and referrals to community agencies. / Connect with job training and employment programs. / Learn to advocate for your child's needs.
HOW CAN PARENTS BE INVOLVED?
Make connections with other families. Be involved in program decisions. / Volunteer in the classroom. / Share your family culture.