Connecting the dots between resources within our community is one of our goals. Here you will find a variety of resources to help you find information and services you may need. If you have any resources to share, please let us know.
Parents and Family Members
Resources for Parents and Family Members
ChildCare Aware works with over 400 Child Care Resource and Referral agencies (CCR&R) across the country. CCR&Rs provide many different services depending on where you live including child care referrals and other parenting supports, child care provider trainings and technical assistance.
Resources757 is a directory of resources for residents of Greater Hampton Roads including housing, food, individual and family support, health care, GED and education and much more.
My Active Child has up-to-date activities, events and family fun throughout Hampton Roads.
Ensuring that every baby is put to sleep safely and has a safe environment to sleep is the goal of Sleep Tight Hampton Roads. Visit their site to learn more about their work and how you can ensure your baby sleeps safely and soundly every time.
Text 4 Baby is a free service for expecting mothers and new parents. Sign up today for free age-specific text messages about your child’s development and important tips new parents will appreciate. You can also download the Text 4 Baby app by searching Text 4 Baby in your app store.
Resources for Military Children and Families
Fleet & Family Services in Hampton Roads helps active duty military members (single and married) and their family enhance their effectiveness at home or work. Fleet and Family Support Centers’ professional counselors and educators offer Life Skills services and programs that foster good relations, healthy families, and strong marriages. Classes, Workshops & Training
Sesame Street for Military Families helps military kids through life’s milestones.
Resources for Educators
Local Community Training & Professional Development in Hampton Roads for childcare professionals.
Hampton Roads Professional Development & Training list for child care professionals: In-person, web-based, local and statewide training opportunities.
Resources for Community Members
Virginia Early Childhood Foundation Provides important resources to help communicate about the importance of early childhood in Virginia.
A Guide to Business Engagement in Early Education: This toolkit provided resources to enable the business community to advance access to high-quality, affordable childcare to support employees, the broader community, and the country.