- Federation Early Learning Services (FELS) provides excellence in child care and early childhood education for all families from diverse backgrounds throughout the Delaware Valley. Built on a foundation of Jewish values and traditions for nearly a century, FELS is a recognized leader, helping families access affordable child care, providing innovative programs for children and consultation services to the early childhood community. Regarded as a leader in the field for over a century, Federation Early Learning Services (FELS), a non-profit agency, has provided quality programs to the Jewish and secular communities since 1911. FELS enrolls infants, toddlers, preschool and school age children from diverse economic, religious and racial backgrounds on a year-round basis. With eight centers and four public school sites, located in the Greater Philadelphia area throughout Philadelphia, Montgomery and Delaware Counties. State subsidy is accepted and scholarships are available. When your child enrolls in FELS, you are choosing an organization with high standards, experienced staff and a proven track record of providing the best of everything from the beginning.