Daily Early Childhood Community Update for:
COVID-19
April 21, 2020
For Providers:

Attn family child care providers: Take the 2nd NAFCC survey here

NAEYC COVID-19 Resource page


Food Supply Source has PPE and cleaning supplies

Get help applying for VA's CARES Act grants

Local Resources:

Chesterfield Public Schools creates a call center for families and moves Pre-K registration on line
Please keep sharing -we are here for you.

Stay safe and be well.

Your SBGR Team
April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month!

Seen any cool pinwheels?
Send in your pics!
When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news,
my mother would say to me,
“Look for the helpers.
You will always find people who are helping."
-Fred Rogers
Food and Nutrition Access:

Know someone who needs help with food insecurity? Call Feed More's Hunger Hotline 804-521-2500
ex. 631

Text “FOOD” or “COMIDA” to 877-877 to find a feeding site near you or search here. These sites are available to all children 0-18 years old.
Need work or looking for workers?

Join the ChildSavers-CDS Facebook page to list that you need staff or post if you are looking for work. There are almost 150 members now! Let's make these connections!
Attn: Child Care Providers

DSS Licensing Hotline:
1-800-543-7545

VADSS COVID -19 web page for the latest news and resources.

Update your program status with Child Care Aware of VA
Facebook:

RVA Providers - Join over 100 of your peers!
A NEW RVA Basics website and FREE texting support
is coming SOON!
Stay tuned!
Smart Beginnings Greater Richmond
admin@smartbeginningsrva.org
804-409-5650
smartbeginningsrva.org