COVID-19 Employee Options for School Support and Child Care
Child care needs during this time are greatly important as we rely on our teams to support our patients and communities. Our work with community partners continues to develop a long-term plan to support our team members who are so vital. This is an unprecedented time and we know that being right here with you requires collaborative solutions.
Bright Horizons Options
NEW** Additional Family Supports
When you have to work, you need support, especially now with the changing environment of our school systems. Click on the Bright Horizons link below and see new options for you and your family. This option will help you find sitters, Nannies, and more through Sittercity. Click here for more information. Once you are on the Bright Horizons site, click on Additional Family Supports, scroll down until you see Search for Sitters, Nannies and Housekeepers. Click on "Use It" which will redirect you to the Sittercity site.
If your regular care is unavailable, Bright Horizons Back-Up Care™ will arrange high-quality care for you. Care can be provided in your home or at one of our partner centers. Care can also be arranged at one of the Bright Horizons/Cone Child Care Facilities for children ages 6 weeks to less than 5 years of age by calling the center directly. Contact for these centers is listed below.
Please use the on-line reservation system with Bright Horizons or the mobile app. This will be the easiest way to reserve dates for care.
YMCA Camp Weaver Outdoor School
The 2020 school year is going to look different. At Camp Weaver, children will have access to all the opportunities they need to learn, grow and thrive. This link will give you information about the program, cost and requirements. Click here for more information
YMCA Alamance County Young Achievers Academy
The Young Achievers Academy is designed for students in rising kindergarten through 8th grade. This program will provide programs that focus on providing safe child care, while building character and creating learning opportunities. Click here for more information.
Full Day Explorer Programs for K - 5th grade students. Includes Virtual Learning Support Time for local elementary schools remote classes and assignments plus enriching activities for your child. Located at Primrose School Brassfield and Primrose School of New Irving Park. Click here for more information about the Full Day Explorer program. Click here for the cost of the program.
Alamance-Burlington School System
Click here for information about ABSS District Information COVID-19 Back to School 2020-2021. This information includes learning resources and helpful links.
Guilford County School System
Click here to find helpful information about GCS Reopening Our Schools: Reconnect, Reopen and Stay Safe. This includes important documents and helpful links.
Rockingham County School System
Click here to find information on the RCS Kids Companion Program. This program offers School Age Child Care at 7 elementary schools in Rockingham County. Operating hours are 6:30am to 6:00pm.
Click here for information on Rockingham County Licensed School-Age Child Care Options
Click here to find information from NC Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI). This information will provide information on Remote Learning Resources that includes free tutoring resources for students of all grade levels.
State Child Care Helpline
If you are a parent who provides necessary services to, or cares for, members of our communities and your child care has fallen through or is unavailable because of COVID-19 closures, call 1-888-600-1685 to be connected with the right fit for you and your child.
Care options are for parents whose typical child care arrangements are unavailable due to school or child care closings and who cannot access other care.
Options are available for infants up to children age 12.