As we move into a new year and come up on the marker of a full year spent in crisis around the world, we see some hope on the horizon. Here is an update to CCSA’s Early Childhood COVID-19 Timeline for September 2020 through January 2021.
Child care providers are encouraged to look at accessing the COVID vaccine given their work on the front lines of child care.
FY2021 Consolidated Appropriations and COVID Relief Act provides many different types of support for working parents who depend on child care and also for child care programs who serve these families.
When 2020 began, none of us anticipated what a challenging year it would be. The events of 2020 have shaken the world and changed our lives. COVID-19 has affected us all, directly or indirectly, and its impact will be felt for years to come. But with challenges come opportunities for reflection over what we learned—and what was made clear once again—this year.
“This study tells us that as long as there are strong on-site measures to prevent infection providing care for young children doesn’t seem to add to the provider’s risk of getting sick,” said lead researcher, Dr. Walter Gilliam of Yale.