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Safety Measures Recommendations for Child Care Providers and Parents

Resources for child care providers and parents on how to keep kids safe at day care during COVID-19 pandemic

As the State of Florida continues to gradually reopen, the health and well-being of residents remains the top priority for Hillsborough County and its early childhood community. The Early Learning Coalition, Hillsborough County Child Care Licensing, Children's Board of Hillsborough County, and the University of South Florida reminds child care providers and parents to continue your diligence in helping prevent the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus. COVID-19-related recommendations and best practices for child-care facilities and parents/guardians can be found through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Florida Department of Health, and Department of Children and Families websites.

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Get Connected. Stay Alert. For more information on COVID-19, and any other potential emergency in the region, visit and sign up for the HCFL Alert system. Additionally, you can follow Hillsborough County on social media at Facebook, Twitter, and Nextdoor for updates. For general County information, call (813) 272-5900, the County's main information line.