Child Care Centres

Information for Child Care Centres

A gastroenteritis outbreak occurs when 2 or more children or staff have sudden onset of vomiting or diarrhoea in a 2 day period*.

*There may be some instances where illness is more spread out between cases.

If there is any uncertainty, please contact your public health unit.

Gastro Pack for Childcare Centres to control an outbreak

Source: Gastro Pack for Childcare Centres

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