Daily Early Childhood Community Update for:
COVID-19
April 9, 2020
Webinar Recordings

VECF Webinars-Resources for Child Care Programs Impacted
For Profit: Recording and Slides
National and Local Support

Need diapers or have them to donate? Contact the Capital Diaper Bank at 1- (833) 782-2229.



Making a Difference

Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney’s administration has launched RVAStrong.org, a centralized directory of resources aimed to help those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Connect with organizations focused on housing stability, food security, helping local restaurants and providing personal protective equipment for the city’s first responders.

At  www.togetheroneregion.org , you can find more information about the Central Virginia COVID-19 Response Fund, along with ways you can volunteer your time or donate in-kind goods to support organizations providing essential services in our region.
Mindfulness Matters

Mindology Fitness Resources and App to help kids learn to self regulate.

Register for Zero-Three's 15 minute Mindfullness Breaks every Friday at Noon.

"Using Mindfulness with Children of all Abilities to Keep Connections Strong" Recording here
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Stay safe and be well.

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Well, neither does bathing. 
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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.
At Home?

Do you want to keep children in your home? Contact Patricia at ChildSavers for a FREE Family Child Care Start Up Toolkit. 804-591-3919
Attn: Child Care Providers

DSS Licensing Hotline:
1-800-543-7545

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