Application

Please complete the application to be recognized as a Breastfeeding Friendly Early Care program. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. The recognition is good for 3 years and each program will receive a window cling and certificate.

Step 1: Review the application.  Download the VA Breastfeeding Application PDF

Step 2: Gather the appropriate documentation

Step 3: Complete the application and upload your supporting documents.  Download the Professional Development Standard Training Certification

Step 4: You will be notified of your application status with 10 business days.

For more information, please contact Susanne Rakes (757)738-4995 susanner@va.childcaraware.org  or Jaclyn Powers (804)285-0846 jaclynp@va.childcareaware.org

You may also submit your Application/documents via FAX (804) 285-0847 or mail to: Child Care Aware of VA 804 Moorefield Park Dr. # 101 Richmond VA 23236