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Your one-stop early learning resource

The mission of the Early Learning Coalition of Duval is to lead and support the early learning community in building the best foundation for children from birth to five.

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Child Care Resources
and Referral

CCR&R helps families find quality and affordable child care and community resources.
Call 904-208-2044.

Hours of Operation

Bowden Road Office Hours
7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Dunn Avenue Office Hours
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
All offices are closed to the public on Fridays.

Provider Services

Supports potential and current providers, including starting a new child care business, enhancing an existing program, answering questions about SR and VPK programs, and more. Call 904-208-2044.

Programs and Services

For Parents

VPK is a free prekindergarten program for 4- and 5-year-olds who reside in Florida and were born on or before September 1 of each program year.

Family Engagement

For Parents and

The ELC of Duval offers events for parents and guardians as well as providers. To learn more about upcoming events please visit our Family Engagement page.

Help My Family

For Parents

Financial stress can affect your child’s ability to learn and be prepared for school. The School Readiness programs helps eligible families pay for child care and early learning programs.

Children Enrolled
in the School
Readiness Program


in Duval

Enrolled in VPK


in Duval

SR and VPK


in Duval

A huge thanks to our partners:

Hey Families, the Books, Balls & Blocks Screening Event is underway (June 9 - 15). It's a free and confidential opportunity to assess your child's development. It takes 10 minutes to complete the Ages & Stages Questionnaire (ASQ). Your name will be automatically entered into a drawing for fun prizes! Click here to complete the ASQ now!

Your registration information is being reviewed. You will be contacted within 48 business hours.