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Guidance for Childcare Programs that Remain Open: Supplemental Guidance

This guidance from the CDC includes important information specifically for child care centers that are open during the pandemic. It includes information on social distancing strategies; cleaning and disinfecting; modifying drop-off and pick-up procedures to include screening; maintaining adequate ratios to ensure safety; use of personal protective equipment (PPE); hand washing; food preparation and meal service; and vulnerable/high-risk groups. It was updated on April 12, 2020 and is available in multiple languages. This resource supports the COVID-19 response.

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
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