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Guidelines for Emergency Child Care and Afterschool Services

These guidelines are for child care and after school programs providing care for children of frontline medical workers during the COVID-19 crisis. They include guidance on preparing facilities, handling access to the program, cleaning and disinfecting, and food safety. This brief was published on April 4, 2020 and includes a helpful sample daily checklist for the program. This resource supports the COVID-19 response.

Related Topics: 
Health and Safety and Licensing
Child supervision practices
Program Design and Management
Institute for Childhood Preparedness
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