Region 4 CCR&R is collaborating with the NC Division of Child Development and Early Education to link child care and early education professionals to events and appointment blocks for COVID 19 vaccinations. Efforts are being made to schedule vaccination events that will focus on those working in the early childhood field. The information provided below will be used to link you to information regarding vaccination events.
Please view this video to help determine why it is important for those working in the early childhood field to receive the COVID vaccination:
To receive vaccination information, including vaccine location, date, and time in your area, please submit the following information.
Video PSAs. Vimeo PSAs are available to download and share. Reaching historically marginalized populations about reducing risks for COVID-19 The Black Coalition Against COVID (BCAC) shares COVID-19 developments, including information about COVID-19 vaccines; Rev. Prince R. Rivers on practicing the 3 Ws.; Psychiatrist Dr. Jacquetta Foushee on mental health resources and staying connected to others.
Child care facilities, day camps and overnight camps are open with enhanced cleaning and screening requirements. Child care centers must follow the required NCDHHS procedures, available in the ChildCareStrongNC public health guidance (also in Spanish).. COVID-19 child care guidance is updated regularly at the NCDHHS guidance website.. DCDEE Updates.