Daily Early Childhood Community Update for:
COVID-19
May 13, 2020
For Families:

VDSS will again make emergency benefits available to SNAP participants by May 11

Local Support:


Child Care Advocacy in a Post-COVID World-Session 1- A Different Kind of Vision, exploring $10 a day child care model form British Columbia, May 18, 2 p.m.
Please keep sharing -we are here for you.

Stay safe and be well.

Your SBGR Team
“Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.”
―  Neil Gaiman,  Coraline
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 post your need staff or that 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
Smart Beginnings Greater Richmond
admin@smartbeginningsrva.org
804-409-5650
smartbeginningsrva.org