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COVID-19: Emergency school daycare services

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Availability of emergency school daycare services
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Publication Date: 
17 Mar 2020

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Emergency school daycare services are reserved exclusively for children of parents who have been identified as essential services by governmental decree.

These services are also available to personnel providing emergency daycare services. 

These are special services for personnel who have no other alternatives.

They will be offered:

  • from March 16 to 27, 2020, inclusively
  • from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday
  • for children between the ages of 4 and 13 who are currently attending preschool or elementary school in an English- or French-language public or private school

Parents will not have to pay for the emergency daycare services.

No meal services will be offered, and no snacks will be provided. Please prepare a lunchbox for your child. Only cold meals and thermoses will be accepted.