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Hot Car Demonstration

Friday, June 11 at 11:00am Location: RAA Headquarters – 2400 Hermitage Rd., Richmond VA 23220 AAA Mid-Atlantic, Richmond Ambulance Authority, BabyIn BabyOut© and Child Care Aware of Virginia are urging parents and others caring for children to check their back seat to make sure they’re not leaving a child behind in a car where they… Read more »

Winner of the 2021 Heart of Service Announced

In honor of Child Care & Early Childhood Professional’s Day, we are excited to announce the winner of the 2021 Sharon R. Veatch Heart of Service Lifetime Achievement Award! This award celebrates longevity and overall excellence in the field, with 20+ years of service and a demonstrated commitment to a career of caring for children…. Read more »

Child Care Essential Workforce Support PPE Project Report

  Please join us in celebrating and thanking AT&T for their generosity in providing this community grant award to Child Care Aware of Virginia, which allowed us to support the critical PPE needs of the child care workforce in 2020. Without the willingness of those in the public and private sectors to step-up and take… Read more »

What Do They Have in Common

You Should Know…Child Care Aware of Virginia provides information about child care programs, not recommendations. We do not endorse, regulate, or monitor child care. Parents are encouraged to visit and interview providers before making a final decision about their child care.  

Child Care Aware of Virginia Secures PPE with support from AT&T

Richmond, VA (July 9, 2020) – Child Care Aware of Virginia (CCAoVA) works to improve access to and quality of child care in Virginia by helping families find child care, developing the child care workforce through training and business support services, and advocating for policies that ensure safe, quality, equitable care is available to all… Read more »

Job Posting: Child Development Nutrition Monitor – Southwest Region

ChildSavers is seeking a Child Development Nutrition Monitor with experience in early childhood development or child nutrition. This rewarding position provides direct services to early care professionals that are participating in the nutrition program and operates under the general direction and supervision of the Child Development Nutrition Supervisor. Responsibilities include coordinating program related tasks and… Read more »

Mixed-Delivery Preschool Grants Announced

The Virginia Early Childhood Foundation (VECF) is pleased to announce a fourth round of Mixed-Delivery Preschool grants – an opportunity for local communities across Virginia to field-test strategies and solutions to barriers that have prevented all eligible children from participating in Virginia’s preschool initiative and to prepare all children, ages birth to five, for school…. Read more »