The Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth (DCEDIY) have produced a number of guidance and reopening videos for ELC and SAC services.
Please see links to videos below:
Phased reopening (08 March) of Early Learning and Care and School-Age Childcare services
Dealing with COVID-19 symptoms in ELC/SAC settings
Important information for adults regarding the use of face coverings in ELC/SAC settings
The importance of play as children return to early learning and childcare settings
Key messages for childminding settings
Social distancing for adults: information for adults about social distancing in ELC/SAC settings
Helping kids through it: a reminder to us all about supporting children’s wellbeing at this time.
Operating play-pods is key to keeping both children and staff in ELC and SAC settings safe
Please see link below to First5 website for more information: