On My Way Pre-K
If your child will be 4 years old by August 1st and your family meets other program requirements, you can apply for On My Way Pre-K, Indiana’s first pre-kindergarten funding for high-quality pre-K programs located within your community.
Find out if your child is eligible or to apply visit: http://www.onmywayprek.org/ or call 1-800-299-1627.
New! Virtual office hours are available Monday’s from 1PM – 3PM, and Thursday’s from 4:30PM – 6PM. Click here to join the meeting at any one of those times to have your questions answered.
Si su hijo o hija tendrá la edad de 4 años al 1 de Agosto y su familia cumple con los requisitos del programa, usted puede llenar una solicitud para En Mi Camino al Pre kínder, la primera fuente de fondos del estado de Indiana para programas de pre kínder de alta calidad localizados en su comunidad.
Eligible families will be notified by contact information listed on their application to set up a telephone appointment with Brightpoint. At this appointment, families will verify eligibility and complete the grant process including choosing an approved On My Way Pre-K program for their child to attend.
Please watch your email and/or mail for an envelope from Brightpoint. This envelope will contain paperwork and instructions for next steps.
Start your search early for the On My Way Pre-K program that is right for your family! Begin contacting and visiting programs when you apply so you are prepared if you are chosen to receive a grant!
Approved On My way Pre-K programs may be located in a public or private school, licensed child care center, licensed home or registered ministry as long as that program meets the quality requirements and is registered as an On My Way Pre-K provider. Families may choose from a program that is full or part-day, as well as from programs that end with the school year or continue through the summer. Families who need help finding an approved Pre-K program can click on the search button for a list of approved providers by county or by calling 1-800-299-1627 for personal assistance from an early learning referral specialist. This service is available to you at no cost and the specialists are trained to help you find the child care solution that fits your needs.
Child Care Resource and Referral – We understand that choosing a child care provider can be very challenging. Need guidance on providers in your area, the quality of local child care providers, or tips on what kind of care is best for your family? Your local Child Care Resource and Referral agency may be able to help!
For assistance in Elkhart, Kosciusko, LaGrange, Marshall, Steuben, and St. Joseph counties, click here.
For assistance in Adams, Allen, DeKalb, Fulton, Huntington, Jay, Noble, Pulaski, Wabash, Wells, and Whitley counties, click here.