Office for Children

Fairfax County, Virginia

 

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Our office is open 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday

703-324-8100 | TTY 711

12011 Government Center Parkway, Suite 920
Fairfax, VA 22035

Anne-Marie Twohie, Director

WHAT WE DO

The Office for Children is dedicated to the care, education and healthy development of children, from birth through elementary school age. OFC collaborates with early childhood professionals, families, schools and community partners to support children in reaching their fullest potential. In partnership with the community, schools and county, OFC coordinates the implementation of the “Fairfax County Equitable School Readiness Strategic Plan.”

Learn More

Our OFC offices are currently closed. We continue to provide assistance from a distance. Click here for contact information for our services or visit the program web pages below.
Fairfax COVID-19 Update
OFC COVID-19 Update

Supporting Return to School (SRS) Program


A new Fairfax County program for school age care in response to this year's virtual return to school

Click here for more information

 

Featured Services/Programs

Rebuild VA


Child Care Providers, apply for the Rebuild VA grant!

Governor Ralph Northam announced that Rebuild VA, a grant program to help small businesses and nonprofit organizations affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, will expand eligibility criteria and increase the amount of grant money businesses receive. Child care providers that are interested in applying for this opportunity can find additional information at Rebuild VA.

OFC News


  • Grapevine Fall 2020 Issue
  • The Office for Children’s Grapevine newsletter for staff and friends has arrived! This issue includes articles about our Advancing Equity work, Infant & Toddler Connections’ first virtual Pathways Program to help transition children to preschool, Camp Fairfax and much more. Read the latest issue here

Grapevine Fall 2020

Previous News

Fairfax County Equitable School Readiness Strategic Plan

The Fairfax County Equitable School Readiness Strategic Plan lays out a vision and roadmap for ensuring that all young children in Fairfax County have the supports they need to be successful in school and beyond. Download the plan here. PDF icon

(Fairfax County is committed to nondiscrimination in all county programs, services and activities. To request reasonable accommodations or to receive this information in an alternate format, call 703-324-8100 or TTY 711.)

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