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Families with young children are a key focus for Smart Beginnings Virginia Peninsula. Contact us if you need to:
Get many other resources for infants, toddlersand preschoolers in Hampton, Newport News and beyond
Together, let's make a
Rather than looking for one solution or funding a single program, the Early Childhood Collective brings together diverse organizations and individuals—like you—across the Virginia Peninsula to accomplish common goals. This model helps us all work together to improve conditions for young children, prenatal to age five. Our focus is on child health, early care and education and family strengthening.
Smart Beginnings Virginia Peninsula serves as the backbone for the Early Childhood Collective, providing ongoing support to all partners involved in the initiative.
The ultimate resource for
early childhood professionals
Whether you are a provider, teacher, academician or other professional working in the field of early care and education, we will provide you with up-to-date information that can support you in your work. Take advantage of our free and low-cost professional development, as well as assistance to become regulated and much more.
Prenatal Resource Team member on local news program:
2021 IMPACT REPORT NOW AVAILABLE
Find out how many children and families we helped this year, and the ways we made a difference.
IN THE NEWS
Our executive director appeared on The Hampton Roads show Feb. 10 to talk about finding quality childcare. Check it out here.
WATCH OUR READINESS VIDEO
VIEW OUR NEW ONLINE BOOK
Our free e-book is filled with ideas and resources for both parents and educators, especially in an age of virtual learning.
FREE READINESS CHECKLISTS!
We'll drop off a stack of our official Kindergarten Readiness Checklist at your preschool, child care center, pediatrician's office or any other place frequented by families of young children.
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