Office for Children
Help for you, your family, your neighbors, your community.
703-324-7500; TTY 711
Heritage Center, West Wing
7611 Little River Turnpike
Annandale, VA 22003
The Pennino Building
12011 Government Center Parkway
Fairfax, VA 22035
1850 Cameron Glen Drive
Reston, VA 20190
Lake Anne Office Building
11484 Washington Plaza West
Reston, VA 20190
Richmond Highway / Alexandria Area
South County Government Center
8350 Richmond Highway
Alexandria, VA 22309
To advance the care, education and healthy development of children from birth to 12 years old.
Child Care Assistance and
Helps families find and pay for child care.
Head Start and Early Head
A federal/local child development program for pregnant women and children up to the age of 5 from low-income families. Provides comprehensive health and social services for families and educational program for children.
A nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening early childhood education in Fairfax County by raising support, as well as private investment.
Institute for Early Learning
Offers professional development classes to improve the skills and competencies of child care center staff and family child care providers.
Permits and Regulations
Provides technical assistance and home inspections to ensure that family child care homes meet the requirements of the Home Child Care Permit.
School Age Child Care
Offers fun, safe and educational care for 5-12 year-olds before school, after school and during school vacations.
Brings community partners together to improve the quality of child care so children are ready to succeed when they start school.
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Child
Care Food Program
Helps child care providers plan and pay for the nutritious meals for children in their care.