Illness Policy

To provide a safe, healthy environment for all our children, children CANNOT stay in childcare if they exhibit any of the following symptoms. This is for the safety of the children, as well as the volunteers who serve in this ministry.

Fever

Any child with a temperature of 101 degrees or greater.

Vomiting

At any time while in childcare or within the previous 24 hours.

Diarrhea

While in childcare or within the previous 24 hours.

Runny Nose

With any colored discharge.

Bad Cough

Many infections are transmitted through the air by coughing or sneezing.

Common Cold or Sore Throat

Skin Infections

Unexplained rash, boils, ringworm, impetigo, etc.

Head Lice

Miscellaneous 

Any symptoms of unusual childhood diseases: Scarlet fever, German measles, mumps, chicken pox, whooping cough, pink eye, etc.