The Regional Municipality Of York

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Protecting and Promoting Health in Child Care Workshop

A child care worker in a setting with young children


York Region Public Health is offering the Protecting and Promoting Health in Child Care Workshop for child care providers and early childhood educators. The focus of this workshop is on how to provide a safe and healthy environment for children in a child care setting.

Topics Include:

  • Updates to the child care guide  NEW
  • Emergency/Contingency Planning  NEW
  • Public health inspection criteria
  • Cleaning and disinfection requirements
  • Chain of transmission
  • Infection Prevention and Control Lapse – report disclosure
  • Nutrition for child care – Canada’s Food Guide  NEW
  • Immunization
  • Common childhood communicable diseases
  • Outbreak management

Who Should Participate?

  • All child care providers
  • Early childhood educators
  • Owners/operators of child care settings
  • Newly licensed child care centres

Participants will be issued a certificate of completion once they have completed the workshop.

Advanced registration is required as space is limited. Cost: $10 per person.

Registration Form


Wednesday, May 20, 2020 | 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.


50 High Tech Road
Room 240 - Boardroom A
Richmond Hill, ON

To learn more contact York Region Health Connection at: 1-800-361-5653 or TTY 1-866-252-9933.

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