Thank you for your interest in our regional Child Care and Preschool Programs in Albemarle, Charlottesville, Louisa, Fluvanna, Greene, and Nelson. Information collected will be used to determine your family’s eligibility for Preschool Programs including MACAA Head Start, Albemarle Bright Stars, and Charlottesville City Preschool, Private Child Care, Home-Based Providers, or additional state and federal assistance. ****** IF YOU HAVE PREVIOUSLY FILLED OUT A GO2GROW APPLICATION FOR YOUR FAMILY, YOUR FAMILY INFORMATION IS SAVED IN OUR SYSTEM. COPY AND PASTE TO YOUR BROWSER or CONTACT REBECCA MARTIN TO REACTIVATE YOUR FAMILY APPLICATION FOR THE UPCOMING SCHOOL YEAR! ******
Please complete the following information about the parent/guardian(s) of the child applicant.
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Please, only include adults that are legally considered parent/guardian to the child applicant. This can be through biological relationship, marriage, or adoption. Any other adults in the household must be added in "Other Adults". Appropriate paperwork such as custody papers shall be attached if parent is not allowed to pick up the child. *NOTE: Section 22.1-4.3 of the Code of Virginia states that unless a court order has been issued to the contrary, the noncustodial parent of a student enrolled in a public school or day care center must be include, upon the request of such noncustodial parent, as an emergency contact for events occurring during school or day care activities.

Are there other adults in the household?

Add Another Adult
The following section refers to the child's primary residence and is required.
Please complete the following information about your child.
- Your Address - Available Locations
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Do you want to apply now for another child in your family?

Add Another Applicant

Are there other children in the family?

Add a Sibling
Once you submit, you will be redirected to the second portion of the application. This part of the application will allow you to upload required documentation and answer questions to determine eligibility. Thank you for taking the time to fill out our online application. We look forward to reviewing your information, and getting back to you soon.
Required information is missing, see above.