For Child Care Assistance from the State of Alaska
Contact the LeeShore Center: (Kenai Peninsula)
Phone: (907) 283-4707
Toll free: 1-877-855-2227
Child Care Assistance can take up to 30 days to get approved, and cannot be approved for back time, so if you are going to apply, you need to do it prior to arriving in Seward.
Child care is extremely limited in Seward. For a complete and current list of all licensed child care facilities and providers contact information, visit the state of Alaska Department of Health and Social Services website at:
Type Seward in the box for city.
Click on the Search Database box. It will provide you with a list of all licensed facilities in the Seward area.
Please keep in mind that some of the Child Care Centers are several miles out of town, so you’ll need transportation if you choose to use one of those.
If you are unable to obtain child care in Seward, you may want to consider bringing someone with you to provide child care.