COVID-19 Resources

4Cs of Alameda County is currently closed, with planned reopening when the shelter-in-place order is lifted for Alameda County. Staff has access to email  and voicemail and will be replying as they are able (you can find our staff directory here). Please see below for resources for our community, familles, and child care providers 

Important Notices from 4Cs

From 4Cs - May 2020, 5/15: https://conta.cc/3dPNCNi

COVID-19 Mental Health Supports for Open Licensed Child Care Providers, 5/14: https://conta.cc/3bJlr17 

Cleaning Supplies and Funds for Child Care Providers, 5/8: See below under "Provider Resources" for information

For Essential Workers: Child Care Payment Assistance, 5/5: https://conta.cc/2YKdSEA 

For Providers: Updated Economic Relief Information & Resources for Child Care Providers, 4/22: https://conta.cc/2wZI1UW

For Providers: In Case You Missed It: Alameda County Child Care Provider Webinar Recordings and FAQs Available Now, 4/17: https://conta.cc/2Vg0Psr

4Cs Agency Update, 4/10: https://conta.cc/3c6cqQk

IMPORTANT Child Care Business Relief, EDD Info Session Webinar TOMORROW, 4/2: //conta.cc/39EuY8K 

Temporary Regulation Change for Participants in Child Care Payment Programs, 4/1: //conta.cc/3bJM2LQ 

Licensed Child Care Provider Update: Webinar and FAQs 3/31 - English and Spanish: https://conta.cc/3azoj0N Chinese: https://www.4c-alameda.org/images/PDFs/Chinese_-_Save_the_Date.pdf

Licensed Child Care Provider Update: Executive Order and Webinar, 3/26: https://conta.cc/3dBMAoK

Update: Message for Community Members from 4Cs, 3/22: https://conta.cc/2WDM3Nm 

Message to Parents with Children in 4Cs of Alameda County's Child Care Payment Programs, 3/21: https://conta.cc/2QAeHek En Español: https://conta.cc/2xg8GNc 

Message to Child Care Providers Caring for Children on Alternative Payment Programs, 3/20: https://conta.cc/2UrguDw

Message to all Child Care Providers (Provider Availability Survey), 3/17: SURVEY CLOSED

Message for Community Members from 4Cs, 3/16: https://conta.cc/33x4gNY

Community Resources

California Department of Public Health - https://www.cdph.ca.gov/
Alameda County Department of Public Health - http://www.acphd.org/
Superior Court of California - Alameda County http://www.alameda.courts.ca.gov/Pages.aspx/COVID-19
California Employment Development Department - https://www.edd.ca.gov/about_edd/coronavirus-2019.htm
Alameda County Office of Education - https://www.acoe.org/
Alameda County Community Food Bank - https://www.accfb.org/get-food/. Click or tap if you trust this link.">
La Familia Counseling Services - https://www.lafamiliacounseling.org/
Central Legal de la Raza - https://www.centrolegal.org/
Meals on Wheels (for Seniors) - https://www.feedingseniors.org/ 
SOS Meals on Wheels (for Seniors) - https://www.sosmow.org/

Child Care Provider Resources

Cleaning Supplies and Funds for Child Care Providers, DUE 5/13 - Waitlist now open (see below)

4Cs of Alameda County deeply appreciates the work of our child care providers. The state has allocated funding for Cleaning Supplies for Child Care Providers (CSCP) to local Resource and Referral agencies to disburse to licensed and license exempt child care providers that self-certify they are open or are planning on re-opening during the COVID-19 crisis.

Phase 1 of the survey closed at 11:59pm on Friday May 15, 2020. Entries after May 15 will be put on a waitlist for Phase 2. Visit the following link to be added to the waitlist to receive funds and/or supplies: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfP_vg3IMmKESpfNMoPbWfUxo4WNrB134DoWfjG2vZA9a_HzA/viewform

Webinar Recording: Alameda County Child Care and COVID-19 Business Relief for Child Care, 4/3: https://youtu.be/hg53oSVoU5Y

Webinar Recording: Alameda County Child Care and COVID-19 Update, 4/1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=29&v=QfhB1E1pRPI&feature=emb_logo

First 5 Alameda County COVID-19 Resource Page: http://www.first5alameda.org/coronavirus-disease-covid-19-resources-2019/

Community Care Licensing - https://www.cdss.ca.gov/inforesources/community-care-licensing

Alameda County Public Health Department Guidance for Child Care and Preschool Programs: Novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) March 19, 2020 - http://www.acphd.org/media/560647/acphd-child-care-guidance-20200319.pdf, Updated Guidance (5/4/2020) - English | Spanish | Chinese: Simplified | Chinese: Traditional

First 5 Alameda County - http://www.first5alameda.org/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19-resources

CLASS Resources at Home - https://teachstone.com/coronavirus-resources-educators-and-parents/?utm_campaign=COVID-19&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=85052481&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8WhsXyGfbQ8oJ3Qc9Htu7hYdu_6SEx6tHN7SHXxlEofelklr3onPMN_UNEyDh6XJenDKprl8sjNqRKDD0mWfw_mlfrzQ&_hsmi=85052481

PINS from Community Care Licensing Division

  • PIN 20-08-CCP: Notice of Tele-Inspections for Pre-Licensing Inspections, Case Management Inspections, and Complaints 
  • PIN 20-11-CCLD - Community Care Licensing Division Online Resources on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
  • PIN 20-10-CCLD - Waiver of Administrator Certification Program Fees, License Fees, and Home Care Aide Registration Fees as a Result of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
  • PIN 20-09-CCP - Everbridge Notifications Regarding Facility Status
  • PIN 20-09-CCP-SP - Notificaciones De Everbridge Sobre El Estado De Las Instalaciones
  • PIN 20-08-CCLD - Guidelines for Providers Requesting Stores to Waive Supply Limitations Due to Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
  • PIN 20-07-CCP - Coronavirus Diseason 2019 (COVID-19) Talking Points from the Child Care Licensing Stakeholder Calls Held on March 17, 2020, and April 1, 2020
  • PIN 20-07-CCP-SP - La Enfermedad Coronavirus (COVID-19) Puntos de conversacion De La LLamada En Espanol En 2 De Abril De 2020 Para Licenciatarios, Proveedores Y Partes Interesadas
  • PIN 20-07-CCLD - Suspension of all Annual Inspections to Allow Technical Assistance for Licensees Regarding the Coronavirus 2019 Disease (COVID-19)
  • PIN 20-06-CCP - Social And Physical Distancing Guidance And Healthy Practices For Child Care Facilities In Response To The Global Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic Written In Collaboration With The California Department Of Education
  • PIN 20-06-CCP-SP - Guía De Distanciamiento Social Y Físico Y De Prácticas De Salud Para Las Instalaciones De Cuidado Infantil, Elaborada En Colaboración Con El Departamento De Educación De California En Respuesta A La Pandemia Global De Coronavirus (Covid-19)

TRAININGS FOR PROVIDERS:

Available Anytime: Emergency Response Strategies to Support Young Children and Families during COVID-19 Region 9 Head Start Association https://www.region9hsa.org/event/part-2-help-what-can-we-do-emergency-response-strategies-for-early-childhood-educators-supporting-children-and-families-during-covid-19/
Available Anytime: Dealing With the Financial Side of the Coronavirus National Association for Family Child Care http://tomcopelandblog.com/listen-to-the-recording-of-dealing-with-the-financial-side-of-the-coronavirus-webinar 
Available Anytime: New Laws Offer Financial Resources to Family Child Care Providers National Association for Family Child Care http://tomcopelandblog.com/listen-to-recording-of-webinar-new-laws-offer-financial-resources-to-family-child-care-providers

5/27/20, 12:00 PM, DRDP Online Intro Webinar Center for Child and Family Studies at WestEd https://wested.zoom.us/meeting/register/vpcqf-ivrjwvt8MAJP1WQtY0Ijc87qYr6Q 
5/27/20, 9:00 AM, Views of the DRDP Assessment Webinar Center for Child and Family Studies at WestEd https://wested.zoom.us/meeting/register/vpwtdO-tqTsp9EF-bNpAFnMsW2oROycFrA 
5/27/20, 9:00 AM, Observation and Collection Webinar Center for Child and Family Studies at WestEd https://wested.zoom.us/meeting/register/vpwtdO-tqTsp9EF-bNpAFnMsW2oROycFrA

6/2/20, 12:00 PM, California Early Childhood Online (CECO) Webinar Center for Child and Family Studies at WestEd https://wested.zoom.us/meeting/register/vpEkd-ippzIpfoeeucPRVWhxRN6dpaPJPQ

6/2/20, 9:00 AM, DRDP Online Intro Webinar Center for Child and Family Studies at WestEd https://wested.zoom.us/meeting/register/v50rc-ugqz0qfnEFTtgWuX2gvmQmTUNEzg

6/3/20, 9:00 AM, DRDP Online Administrators Webinar Center for Child and Family Studies at WestEd https://wested.zoom.us/meeting/register/vpIsc-yppzsjj3LrPGB-JEATYtedvCO2dQ

6/4/20, 12:00 PM, DRDP Online Administrators Webinar Center for Child and Family Studies at WestEd https://wested.zoom.us/meeting/register/v5QpcOyppz0oFs0Ru7tqKOowtobb38ZELg

6/4/20, 9:00 AM, DRDP Portfolio App Webinar Center for Child and Family Studies at WestEd https://wested.zoom.us/meeting/register/v5IlfuGhpzkoNROhx5s_TJ6nUvAc4wUD1w

6/11/20, 12:00 PM, DRDP Online Data and Understanding Reports Center for Child and Family Studies at WestEd https://wested.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUkc-2pqzguxoKwgvXFQr5eyV9KVskuRw

6/18/20, 9:00 AM, Views of the DRDP Assessment Webinar Center for Child and Family Studies at WestEd https://wested.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcldu6rqzotH7S3eSMr3s80MYQSvWPx4Q

6/18/20, 12:00 PM, DRDP Ask the Expert Webinar Center for Child and Family Studies at WestEd https://wested.zoom.us/meeting/register/upAkcu6sqjoigYsPtLnPWGVTf5p7OrOzBQ

Family Resources 

First 5 Alameda County COVID-19 Resource Page: http://www.first5alameda.org/coronavirus-disease-covid-19-resources-2019/

COVID-19:  A Social Story for Kids Ages 3-8: https://fdafdaa5-78a3-4b52-a60c-bbc1ed5e8667.filesusr.com/ugd/d4e6d3_e6d1e88990374bd59c9de2b3b273e47f.pdf

Essential Workers: Help Finding Child Care: https://www.4c-alameda.org/parents/find-child-care

4Cs of Alameda County PInterest Page for Keeping Busy at Home - https://www.pinterest.com/4calameda/boards/

Free Educational Opportunities for Kids - https://www.4c-alameda.org/images/PDFs/Online_kids_activities_resource_list_F5.pdf

Resources for Practitioners, Educators, and Families in Response to the Coronavirus Crisis, National Association for Family, School, and Community Engagement - https://www.dropbox.com/s/15l1asmaipthmtg/Coronavirus%20Resources%20for%20Practitioners%2C%20Eduators%2C%20and%20Families%20updated%20March%2020%202020.xlsx?dl=0

California Department of Education Free Meals for Kids App - https://www.cde.ca.gov/nr/ne/yr20/yr20rel14.asp

First 5 Alameda County - http://www.first5alameda.org/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19-resources

Free Meal Service for Children (at School Sites) - https://www.acoe.org/Page/989

Hayward Unified School District - https://www.husd.us/