As the prospect of closing schools became more of a reality, New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo continued to acknowledge the affect that a State-wide school closure could have on the health care system. With schools now being closed, the State has gone through great lengths to ensure that health care workers and first responders have access to child care. Toward that end, school districts could play a vital role in providing child care services so that the State is at full strength as it combats the COVID-19 pandemic. All updates and practical considerations related to child care can be found here.
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