Working during COVID-19

Child care

Child care options and resources

The University is actively working to add additional resources prioritized for employees essential for campus and medical center operations and don’t have other child care options. Updated as new resources become available.

Child care health and safety during COVID-19

The most recent information from public health authorities to help employee parents stay up-to-date and talk with their child care provider about health and safety.

Caregiving startup tips

Starting a new relationship with a child caregiver may be extra stressful during the COVID-19 public health emergency. Find best practice steps to follow when hiring a new child caregiver.

At-home learning resources

Useful websites or apps for young children and families provided by the UW College of Education.

Planning for summer care during COVID-19

Explore summer child care and programming options and tools to help your family decisions about summer opportunities.

Tips for families during COVID-19

Most children will have already heard about the virus, so parents shouldn’t avoid talking about it and not talking about something can actually make kids worry more.