Good Beginnings = Great Endings!
The Early Learning Coalition of Marion County is dedicated to providing children and families in our community with access to quality early learning programs that nurture their learning potential and prepare them for their educational success. It is our mission to provide leadership and foster partnerships to optimize a quality early learning environment for our children through child care, voluntary pre-kindergarten and parent education.
We offer the following programs:
Free Child Care Resource and Referral
Free Child Care Resource and Referral to all families seeking information on quality early care and education programs. In Marion County call 352-369-2315 Monday – Thursday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Friday 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Having this opportunity to receive financial assistance for childcare was a gift from God. We were struggling and I’m very thankful. She is learning so much. I could have paid less for her to be at home with a babysitter but I knew she wasn’t going to receive the educational opportunity and the interaction with other children.
Our mission is made possible through the generosity of: