Child Care Providers

The resources below are provided to support child care providers plan for reopening and will continue to be updated as new information and guidance becomes available.

COVID-19 School and Child Care Screening Tools

Who should complete the daily screening tools? The screening tools should be completed daily by any child care staff or visitors and all parents/guardians of children who are attending child care.

Who does the screening criteria apply to? The screening tools are designed to determine whether staff and children should attend child care/school each day. Individuals who do not work at or are attending child care/school are encouraged to follow their individual workplace screening guidelines for COVID-19. All parents/guardians and staff should follow the directions provided in the screening tool including when to stay home and when it is safe to return to child care.

​Active Screening Tools 

In addition to the COVID-19 School and Child Care screening tools above, child care providers may conduct active screening of children, staff and essential visitors prior to entry.

​Symptoms, Cases and Return to Child Care

WDGPH Child Care Guidance 

Ontario Guidance Documents

Ontario Workplace Safety Guidelines

Public Health Agency of Canada Guidance

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

General Cleaning and Disinfection

Food Safety Documents

Posters and Signs