ARPA Stabilization Grant Applications Available Now in PD Registry

The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Stabilization Grant application is now available to eligible child care providers in the Professional Development (PD) Registry. Learn how to apply by viewing the tutorial video or the tip sheet. Additional information, including instructions, FAQs and previous announcements can be found on the ARPA Stabilization Grants (pakeys.org/arpastabilizationgrants) page on [...]

ARPA Stabilization Grant Applications Available Now in PD Registry2021-09-23T15:38:18-04:00

ARPA Stabilization Grant Update – Calculation

The Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) is making American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Stabilization Grants available to eligible child care providers. This email will help eligible certified child care providers (child care center, group child care homes, family child care homes) understand how much ARPA Stabilization Grant funding they can anticipate receiving when [...]

ARPA Stabilization Grant Update – Calculation2021-09-16T11:32:18-04:00

Announcement C-21-08

Announcement C-21-08: Compliance with Acting Secretary of Health’s Face Covering Order The Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL), Bureau of Early Learning Policy and Professional Development and Bureau of Certification have released Announcement C-21-08: Compliance with Acting Secretary of Health’s Face Covering Order. The purpose of this announcement is to: (1) clarify the minimum [...]

Announcement C-21-082021-09-15T11:20:54-04:00

Early Childhood Comprehensive Systems: Health Integration Prenatal-to-Three Program Positions

Early Childhood Comprehensive Systems: Health Integration Prenatal-to-Three Program Positions Pennsylvania's Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) was awarded a federal grant to support a sustainable, integrated, comprehensive system of care accessible to all pregnant and parenting families of infants and toddlers. OCDEL is seeking enthusiastic individuals with an understanding of statewide [...]

Early Childhood Comprehensive Systems: Health Integration Prenatal-to-Three Program Positions2021-09-13T18:10:30-04:00

Sept. 14: Pennsylvania Perinatal Quality Collaborative’s (PA PQC) Learning Session

To help build and strengthen working relationships with local birthing hospitals and increase appropriate referrals to Early Intervention, Infant Toddler Early Intervention (EI) County Coordinators are invited to participate in the Pennsylvania Perinatal Quality Collaborative’s (PA PQC) Learning Session on Tuesday, September 14, 2021, from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM. This is a great opportunity [...]

Sept. 14: Pennsylvania Perinatal Quality Collaborative’s (PA PQC) Learning Session2021-09-09T15:11:07-04:00

ARPA Stabilization Grant Update – Webinar Follow-Up

Watch This Recorded Webinar on YouTube The Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) is making American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Stabilization Grants available to eligible child care providers. Previous updates can be found on the ARPA Stabilization Grants page on the Pennsylvania Key website. This update is a follow-up to the [...]

ARPA Stabilization Grant Update – Webinar Follow-Up2021-09-09T15:09:28-04:00

ARPA Stabilization Grant Update – Allowable Expenses

Sept. 1, 2021: The Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) is making American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Stabilization Grants available to eligible child care providers. Previous updates can be found on the ARPA Stabilization Grants page on the Pennsylvania Key website. Topics include How to prepare for the grant application. Who is eligible. This Update will [...]

ARPA Stabilization Grant Update – Allowable Expenses2021-09-01T14:27:24-04:00

Announcement C-21-07: COVID-19 Policy Updates

The Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL), Bureau of Early Learning Policy and Professional Development and Bureau of Certification have released the Announcement C-21-07: COVID-19 Policy Updates. The purpose of this Announcement is to communicate the release of an Order of the Acting Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Health Directing Face [...]

Announcement C-21-07: COVID-19 Policy Updates2021-08-31T14:16:03-04:00

DEADLINE EXTENDED to Participate in the ARTIC Survey

There is still time to participate in the ARTIC Survey! The Pennsylvania Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) invites Administrators or Supervisors who provide supervision to early childhood professionals, working with or supporting children ages 0 through 8 and their families, to participate in the Attitudes Towards Trauma-Informed Care (ARTIC) Survey. The [...]

DEADLINE EXTENDED to Participate in the ARTIC Survey2021-08-31T12:18:53-04:00

Did You Know ARPA Stabilization Grants are Coming?

The Office of Child Development and Early Learning (OCDEL) is making American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Stabilization Grants available to eligible child care providers. These grants and the required reporting will be completed in the Professional Development (PD) Registry. Next steps, including eligibility and application details will be shared over the next several weeks. The application will [...]

Did You Know ARPA Stabilization Grants are Coming?2021-08-24T11:27:55-04:00