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Notice of Upcoming Meeting of the Washoe County Child Care Advisory Board

You are invited to attend the next meeting of the WASHOE COUNTY CHILD CARE ADVISORY BOARD.

WHEN: September 29, 2020 
TIME: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
LOCATION: Washoe County Commissioners’ Chambers  Washoe County Complex, Building A1001 East 9th Street Reno, Nevada

This meeting can be accessed by using the following Zoom webinar link:
Meeting ID: 873 4179 2547
Passcode: 436502

Meeting Agenda

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Immunization Public Workshop Postponed

The original Public Workshop scheduled for this Friday, September 18th has been cancelled. The new Public Workshop date is Friday, October 2nd at 8:00 a.m.

The proposed regulations provide provisions for the following: 

  • That a written statement indicating that the religious beliefs of the parents or guardian of a child prohibit immunization be submitted to the school district...

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Child Care Facilities Required to Report Cases of COVID-19

If any reportable communicable disease is found to be present in a child care facility, the Director is required to report this to Child Care Licensing as soon as possible. The link to report to Child Care Licensing and submit online can be found here.

The Office of Public Health Investigation and Epidemiology (OPHIE...

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Survey: Input Needed to Select an Early Childhood Screening Tool

Deadline: Wednesday, September 30

The Nevada Department of Education anticipates releasing a Request for Proposal (RFP) for a birth through age five (B-5) screening tool in January 2021.

NDE is soliciting feedback from stakeholders around a B-5 screener to inform the drafting of the RFP and the subsequent screening tool that will be chosen. Upon the selection of a vendor...

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