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July 20, 2020

The Summer 2020 newsletter is now available in Spanish. Please share with Spanish speaking early educators.  

Wearing a Face Covering in North Carolina

July 14, 2020

Governor Cooper signed an executive order on June 24 that included requirements for wearing of face covering. Two resources made available recently by the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) are a Door Sign for Wearing Cloth Face Coverings … Continued

COVID-19 Door Signs

June 23, 2020

The door signs have been updated as of June 16 and are available in English and Spanish. Please ensure that the most updated sign is posted at the entrance of the child care facility.  

Using cloth face coverings safely

April 27, 2020

Guidance and poster updated 5/11/2020 to align with current NC Interim Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Guidance for Child Care Settings – updated 5/6/2020, which expands on the situations in which adults and children should wear cloth face coverings.   Update … Continued

COVID-19 Exclusion Flowchart

April 24, 2020

This post was updated 5/11/2020.┬áPlease contact your Child Care Health Consultant for the latest flowchart, as guidance may vary from county to county. Visit the NC DHHS website for details about COVID-19 symptoms, and information about minimum self-isolation and quarantine … Continued

Recent COVID-19 Updates

April 14, 2020

Now available are recorded COVID-19 webinars held by DCDEE for child care providers during the week of March 29, 2020. The webinars included discussions on Emergency Child Care Provider Application, available financial assistance information and health, safety and screening guidelines. … Continued

Daily Health Check Record

March 31, 2020

To assist child care facilities in keeping track of Daily Health Checks, we have created a Daily Health Check record that is now available for download. For more information about limiting the spread of COVID-19, read about: Screening criteria to … Continued

Updated guidance from CDC on cleaning and disinfecting

March 29, 2020

The Centers for Disease Control has updated their guidance for cleaning and disinfecting schools, child care and other community facilities on March 26th. The new guidance covers: Updated guidance for cleaning and disinfection of soft (porous) surfaces Updated links to … Continued