Families and Communities

Childcare and Covid – it’s been a long year.

It’s been a long year. Covid has changed the world of childcare in good and bad ways. Here in Oregon childcare rules have changed with drastic consequences to the business side. Groups are smaller and must be static. No moving kids around if a teacher calls in sick. And parents can’t go in the building.… Continue reading Childcare and Covid – it’s been a long year.

Families and Communities

COVID-19 – What should we do?

The COVID-19 virus is building force here on the West Coast. It’s pretty scary times. As I watch everything around me closing, I wonder why child care (a virtual petri dish of germs) remains open. I do understand our front line workers need child care – those medical and emergency response people that are putting… Continue reading COVID-19 – What should we do?