Covid-19 Child Care Policies & Resources

Compass ELC centre-based programs resumed operations following an extended holiday closure on Monday, January 11, 2021. Our School Age programs are currently operating Emergency Childcare only.

Please check back here or on the Sandbox Parent Portal as any changes to this plan will be posted here if they must be made, based on guidelines from our Board of Directors, partners at Public Health, the Ministry of Education, or School Boards.

Updated Screening Questions (Oct. 1, 2020)

https://www.compasselc.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/Screening-Children-v1.0-2020-10-01-FINAL-EN-AODA.pdf
*Please continue to use the link shared with you by your Admin Lead as this tool will be adapted to reflect the new questions.

Case Definition http://health.gov.on.ca/en/pro/programs/publichealth/coronavirus/docs/2019_case_definition.pdf

Reopening Policies:

We share these resources freely with Compass ELC families as well as the community to support other child care organizations who might be developing policies to respond to this pandemic.

CKL & Northumberland Policies

Peterborough City & County

Durham Region

Webinars & Resources

What to expect as we reopen child care – June 25, 2020. Video created by CELC’s Emergency Child Care team to show parents an inside look at child care during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Ontario Child Care Parents Webinar – June 9, 2020 Zoom meeting of parents from across Ontario hosted by Association of Early Childhood Educators and Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care.

From Reopening to Recovery Webinar – June 2, 2020. Summary of report by Association of Early Childhood Educators and Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care. Other resources and full report can be found here.

Ontario Emergency Child Care Webinar – May 14, 2020 hosted. by Association of Early Childhood Educators and Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care featuring our Operations Link, Jill Wickins, and Emergency Child Care Lead, Melissa Boekee.

Child Care Operator’s Webinar – April 24, 2020. Association of Early Childhood Educators and Ontario Coalition for Better Child Care – Featuring our CEO, Sheila Olan-MacLean

Pandemic Policies:

Child Care Reopening Information (outlining changes we are implementing at Compass ELC as a result of Covid-19)

Return to Care Policy: Covid-19 Phase 2 Re-Opening of Child Care (Waiting list Policy)

COVID-19 – CLEANING DUTY CHECKLIST-5

BEST PRACTICES Protocol-2020-07-02

Children who become ill-2020-07-07

DAILY ACTIVE SCREENING 2020-07-07

Document-Review-COVID-19-2020-07-07

SANITARY PRECAUTIONS 2020-07-02

Serious-Occurrence-Policy-CBC-2020-07-07including-COVID

Supervision-of-Children-Policy-COVID-19-2020-07-02

Older Policies

Use of Personal Protective Equipment-COVID-19-Peterborough2020-07-07

Protocol for Emergency Child Care Plan during Covid-19

Covid-19 Playground CLOSED signage

Active Screening-Infection Control- Peterborough

Active Screening-Infection Control- CKL

Serious Occurrence Policy

Covid-19 Tip Sheet

Covid-19 Cleaning & Disinfecting

Coronavirus Info Poster

COVID-19 Active Screen Tracking Checklist Forms – Older