Early Childhood Community Resources for:
Life as we know it is changing rapidly.

As the backbone organization for Early Childhood in our Greater Richmond region, SBGR is working to keep you informed of important resources. We will continue to share updates to assist with community response to COVID-19, in particular its impact on access to child care and other early care resources.

Informational Webinar:
Child Care Aware of America  will host a webinar on Tuesday, March 17, at 2 p.m. EDT to share the latest emergency preparedness resources, along with updates and advice from their staff at the national level. Register here .

Tell Us How You are Doing
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In order to stay current and nimble in this changing environment, we want to hear from you. Please share your experiences. We will use this to keep our network informed and to mobilize support for our early care community.

We are all experiencing something none of us have faced before, and together, we will emerge stronger than ever before.

Stay safe and be well.

Your SBGR Team
Inscription COVID-19 on blue background. World Health Organization WHO introduced new official name for Coronavirus disease named COVID-19


  • What are the immediate needs you are seeing in your community as it relates to child care and early care services?
  • If you are a child care provider, tell us how COVID-19 is impacting your business?
  • What immediate needs are you experiencing? i.e. onsite supplies like hand sanitizer, thermometers....
  • Are there any resources or help you'd like us to share with the Smart Beginnings network?
  • Any other information you can share would be extremely helpful.
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