DCDEE Memo: February 10, 2021 Webinar to be Held on Effective Cleaning & Disinfecting Techniques in Child Care Facilities

The North Carolina Division of Child Development and Early Education (DCDEE) is pleased to announce a webinar entitled "Safe Cleaning, Sanitizing, and Disinfection to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 in Child Care Facilities" will be held Wednesday, February 24, 2021, from 1-2pm.  

You can reduce the risk of exposure to COVID-19 by cleaning, sanitizing and disinfecting your child care facility regularly.  During this webinar, the North Carolina Division of Public Health (DPH) staff will share information on effective cleaning and disinfecting along with important safety information that can be used to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19, as well as general daily operation.  

Please join the webinar using this link:  https://ncgov.webex.com/ncgov/onstage/g.php?MTID=ec04dc15bc5dd89d05232bd8214ff0a96.  There is also a dial-in option, which is (415) 655-0003, followed by the access code 185 924 7617.  The webinar will be recorded and posted on the DCDEE website for future viewing as well.

Additionally, the DPH staff have developed a fact sheet that contains information about safe and effective cleaning, sanitation, and disinfection to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in child cares. This fact sheet is being shared as part of ongoing education and guidance to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in NC. Questions regarding the fact sheet can be sent to nchace@dhhs.nc.gov.