Latest Updates for Virginia Child Care

Check this section regularly for notices of major changes affecting child care in Virginia.

Farm to CACFP


Make some noise during the "Crunch Heard 'Round the Commonwealth" on October 9, 2019

The Virginia Department of Social Services invites you to SAVE THE DATE for some exciting Farm to CACFP and Farm to School Activities this October.

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Site Visits for Subsidy Providers

The Virginia Department of Social Services is continuing our efforts to improve the Child Care Subsidy provider experience. One approach that VDSS is taking to enhance the Child Care Subsidy Provider experience is to provide more resources and technical assistance to providers. The Child Care Subsidy Program will begin conducting visits to Child Care Subsidy Providers

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Know What You Are Signing

There have been several changes to the Vendor Agreement, so it is important that you become familiar with the new Agreement. Changes include the 60-day manual attendance acceptance has changed to 30-days from the service period effective 6/1/19.

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Revised Manual Attendance Form

As efforts are made to improve the experience of Virginia Department of Social Services (VDSS) Child Care Subsidy vendors, revisions have been made to the VA-ECC Vendor Attendance Report (Manual Attendance form).

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