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Update June 25, 2020: Summer Program & Closure Dates

June 25, 2020

Hello Hand in Hand Families, Our Summer Program officially begins on Monday, July 6th 2020 at the following locations: Centennial Godson Sandy Hill Terry Fox Thomas Swift Also a reminder that we are closed on the following days in July & August: July 1st (Canada Day) July 2nd & 3rd – Summer Prep Days August…

Update June 12, 2020: Summer Care

June 12, 2020

If you are registered with Hand in Hand, and require summer care, please contact the Administration Office at office@handinhand.ca for more information. If you are not registered with Hand in Hand, but are looking for summer care, please email us and we will add you to our waitlist. Due to smaller group sizes, space is…

**Update COVID-19 May 26, 2020**

May 26, 2020

May 26th, 2020 MEMO: To all Hand in Hand Parents/Guardians Re:  Update on Hand in Hand Operations with June 1st School Re-Start Plan Dear Parents/Guardians On June 1st schools will be open for families who choose to voluntarily have their child(ren) return to in-school instruction. We understand that the schools will receive 50% of students…

Update – COVID (May 19, 2020)

May 19, 2020

Good Morning Hand in Hand Families With the announcement from the Government and Ministry of Education of the reopening of schools part time effective June 1st plans will be changing for Hand in Hand.  At this time we are still in the planning stages of how this will look for us.  We remain committed to…

Update – COVID (April 25, 2020)

April 25, 2020

Update: April 25, 2020- We hope all of our families are staying safe and healthy during these uncertain times. We are excited to update you about our Hand in Hand school age care programs: We are currently providing care to school age children of essential service workers (tiers 1 & 2) at four of our…

Update COVID -19 (March 27, 2020)

March 27, 2020

Update March 27, 2020: To add some additional information to our post from yesterday. Our direction to operate has come from the Ministry of Education; they have provided an outline on the tiers that essential service workers must fit into to meet the needs for childcare. In partnership with the Abbotsford School District we are…

Covid-19 Update

March 26, 2020

March 26, 2020 – Attention Hand in Hand Families:  We recognize that the evolving COVID-19 pandemic impacts all of our families and employees.  At this time we have been given the direction to operate our child care services only for families that are deemed essential service workers.  Our managers have been making continued efforts to…

COVID-19: Letter to Parents

March 15, 2020

March 15, 2020 To Our Hand in Hand Families Response to COVID-19 During Spring Break With growing global concerns surrounding COVID-19, Hand in Hand is keeping a close eye on the developing situation in British Columbia. I wanted to provide you with an update and our commitment to you during our Spring Break programs which…

Winter Weather Update- January 14, 2020

January 14, 2020

Attention Hand in Hand Parents: With the potential of a secondary snow storm slated for tonight/ tomorrow, please be advised that Hand in Hand staff may have difficulty arriving to their centres right at opening times in the morning. Please understand that they will try their best to get there, but their safety is our…

Closure- Due to Weather

December 3, 2019

With the cold winter weather knocking on our door, we thought it would be helpful to remind parents of our centre closure policy in regards to declining weather conditions: “In severe weather conditions the decision to close a school is made by the school district superintendent. This information will be provided to media outlets by…