COVID-19 Resources

4Cs of Alameda County is currently physically closed, with planned reopening when the shelter-in-place order is lifted for Alameda County. Staff is working remotely at this time and will be replying as they are able (you can find our staff directory here). Please see below for resources for our community, families, and child care providers 

Important Notices from 4Cs

COVID-19 Vaccine Update for Providers (2/9/2021): 

February 2021 Public Health Update (1/27/2021): 

Community Resources

California Department of Public Health -
Alameda County Department of Public Health -
Superior Court of California - Alameda County
California Employment Development Department -
Alameda County Office of Education -
Alameda County Community Food Bank - Click or tap if you trust this link.">
La Familia Counseling Services -
Central Legal de la Raza -
Meals on Wheels (for Seniors) - 
SOS Meals on Wheels (for Seniors) -

Child Care Provider Resources

Supplies for Child Care Providers Request:

Alameda County ECE COVID information Webinar Recordings: 

Alameda County Early Care and Education Program Reopening Support Resource Page:

First 5 Alameda County COVID-19 Resource Page:

Community Care Licensing -

Alameda County Public Health Department Guidance for Child Care and Preschool Programs: Novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) March 19, 2020 -, Updated Guidance (5/4/2020) - English | Spanish | Chinese: Simplified | Chinese: Traditional, Updated Guidance from California Department of Public Health (6/5/2020): 

First 5 Alameda County -

CLASS Resources at Home -

PINS from Community Care Licensing Division: 


Available Anytime: Emergency Response Strategies to Support Young Children and Families during COVID-19 Region 9 Head Start Association
Available Anytime: Dealing With the Financial Side of the Coronavirus National Association for Family Child Care 
Available Anytime: New Laws Offer Financial Resources to Family Child Care Providers National Association for Family Child Care

Family Resources 

First 5 Alameda County COVID-19 Resource Page:

COVID-19:  A Social Story for Kids Ages 3-8:

Essential Workers: Help Finding Child Care:

4Cs of Alameda County PInterest Page for Keeping Busy at Home -

Free Educational Opportunities for Kids -

Resources for Practitioners, Educators, and Families in Response to the Coronavirus Crisis, National Association for Family, School, and Community Engagement -

California Department of Education Free Meals for Kids App -

First 5 Alameda County -

Free Meal Service for Children (at School Sites) -

Hayward Unified School District -