Child Care Services

Resources For Providers And Families

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Public Health Orders 

Coronavirus Data in County of San Diego 

County of San Diego COVID-19 Planning and Response Sector Letter—Childcare Centers (3/10/20)

 

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For General COVID-19 Questions, Please Check FAQ’s

If Unanswered

Close contact? Symptoms? Exposure? For other school-related questions, call the COVID-Epi Schools phone line at (619) 692-8636, available Monday-Friday from 8-4 pm (excluding holidays), or Email: PHS.EPI-SCHOOLS.HHSA@sdcounty.ca.gov

To Report a COVID-19 Case

Report the case to the County

If a child, staff, or facility contact has tested positive for COVID-19, please notify the County of San Diego by filling out the COVID-19 Online Notification Form.

For questions on reporting or to report an outbreak, call the COVID-Epi Schools phone line at (619) 692-8636.

Childcare providers are required to report to the local health department the presence or suspected presence of any communicable diseases (click here for more information).

Report multiple cases to Community Care Licensing (CCL)

Report the occurrence of 2 or more positive cases (child, staff, or facility contact) of COVID-19 to your local CCL regional office within 24 hours. To reach a Licensing Duty Officer please call (619) 767-2200 and press #3.

See CCR Title 22 for more information on reporting requirements.

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This section contains valuable resources for childcare providers.

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Please share the information below with families:

Immunizations:

  • San Diego Immunization Program: www.sdiz.org
  • Vaccine-preventable diseases like the flu, whooping cough, chickenpox and mumps, are still present in our community and still a threat to our children’s health. However, since the COVID-19 pandemic has caused cancellations or postponements of non-emergency medical appointments, parents may find it more difficult to get their children immunized. HHSA recommends that parents contact their child’s healthcare provider to work out when immunization visits can be scheduled safely. 

 

 

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Food Assistance:

Nutrition Education:

 

 

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Below are a variety of community-based resources

 

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