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12
May

COVID 19: Public health guidance for childcare settings

EXCERPTS As child care owners and/or operators, you and your staff play a key role in protecting children from and minimizing the impact of infection and illness. This is especially important at this time as we work to...
12
May

Regulated child-care operators free until May 30, with list of rules for expansion

Chief medical officer of health confident child-care will be done safely EXCERPTS Regulated daycares in Newfoundland and Labrador have a new set of instructions to follow when services expand...
12
May

COVID-19 Response: Conditions for re-opening select licensed child care centres

EXCERPTS COVID-19 Response: Conditions for Re-opening Select Licensed Child Care Centres All re-opened select licensed child care centres for core service workers will be required to be in compliance with applicable...
12
May

Information for licensed child care faciltiies: COVD-19

EXCERPTS COVID-19 is a new virus that has not been previously identified. The virus spreads through close person-to-person contact. Everyone has a role to play to mitigate the impacts of this disease. Licensed child...
12
May

Public Health Guidance: Enhanced measures at Yukon child care facilities during the COVID-19 crisis

EXCERPTS Yukon Communicable Disease Control (YCDC) and Yukon’s Chief Medical Officer of Health are working diligently to ensure that essential services throughout Yukon continue to offer the key services that support...
11
May

No start day yet for New Brunswick daycares

Head of provincial daycare group says it could be 'a circus' if not enough warning is given EXCERPTS As New Brunswick's economy slowly opens up, the province's daycares are waiting for the...
11
May

Child care is essential to our economic recovery

EXCERPTS Parents are accustomed to putting their children on daycare wait lists long before they’re ready to attend — sometimes even before they’re born. Then, if they’re lucky enough to get a spot, most can look...
11
May

Panel urges a feminist approach to COVID-19 recovery plan in Newfoundland and Labrador

Province gets failing grade on women’s issues during pandemic EXCERPTS ST. JOHN'S — In a Tuesday news conference, women’s advocates gave the provincial government a failing grade for...
11
May

B.C. daycares will begin to reopen in mid-May amid COVID-19 pandemic

EXCERPTS The B.C. government has released details about how daycares can safely reopen in mid-May amid the COVID-19 pandemic. There are a number of measures in place that must be followed by all daycares around the...
11
May

Ottawa urged to spend on child care to help economy emerge from pandemic

EXCERPTS A parade of 150 honking cars and minivans, festooned in balloons and messages of thanks for emergency child-care workers, made the local news in Peterborough recently. Meanwhile in Toronto, where some emergency...

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