PLEASE READ: Please complete this application if one of the following applies: 1. You reside in Richmond Virginia 2. Your child is between the ages of 6 weeks to 2 1/2 year of age (by September 30th). If your child will be 3 or older by September 20, 2023, visit Please do not complete another application if you have previously registered for Early Head Start. The system will notify you that your email has been entered already. Please call 804.780.7794 and leave your name and number and a member of the registration team will assist you.
Please list the child's parent(s) or legal guardian(s). The parent/legal guardian that the child lives with should be listed as the primary.
Please list the address for each parent.
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Please list the information for the second parent or legal guardian even if they do not reside in the same household. The non custodial parent MUST be listed as the Secondary Adult if there is no legal custody order.

Are there other adults in the household?

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You will be required to submit two proof of residency and one proof of income. Proof of residency must be one of the following: current lease/mortgage statement, current water, light or gas bill, current Notice of Action, RRHA certification statement or RRHA rent voucher. Proof of income must be one of the following: current check stub, letter from employer on letterhead, SSI or TANF verification. If you are not working you may submit, unemployment verification, 2020 W2 or 2020 tax return, or current Notice of Action.
Please begin with the child that you are applying for. The next section will give you the opportunities to add additional children.
- Your Address - Available Locations
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Do you want to apply now for another child in your family?

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Are there other children in the family?

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Required information is missing, see above.