Date: April 30, 2017

Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers late this evening and overnight. A few showers beginning before morning. Risk of a thunderstorm before morning. Wind northeast 30 km/h gusting to 50. Temperature steady near plus 5.

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Infectious Disease

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Child Care

This page was reviewed or revised on Friday, February 10, 2017 3:04 PM

Lambton Public Health assists licensed child care and Early Years operators to implement infection prevention and control programs and practices. Public Health Inspectors complete inspections at all licensed child care centres in Lambton County to ensure compliance.

Lambton Public Health also responds to complaints regarding food safety and environmental issues in licensed child care settings.

Lambton Public Health assists licensed child care operators:

  • Health evaluation of children for signs and symptoms of communicable disease;
  • Hygiene and disinfection practices;
  • Hand hygiene;
  • Appropriate diapering and toileting practices;
  • Maintenance of up to date immunization records for children and staff attending licensed child care; and
  • Communication with parents and staff with respect to infection prevention and control practices in the licensed child care.

For more information, or if you have questions or concerns about child care requirements in Lambton County, call Lambton Public Health at 519-383-8331 or toll free 1-800-667-1839.

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