-- Childhood Illnesses revised Wednesday February 22 2017

General information

For information about various childhood illness and infections, please check out the Illnesses and Infections tab on the Caring for Kids website
Information on the website is available in English and French.

Exclusion information

For information about exclusion criteria for various childhood illness, please check out the Managing Infections information on the Caring for Kids web site.

The Caring for Kids website was developed by the Canadian Paediatric Society, the voice of more than 3,000 Canadian paediatricians. Documents on the Caring for Kids website are created by their expert committees and approved by the Boards of Directors of the Canadian Paediatric Society.

The information on the Caring for Kids website should not be used as a substitute for medical care. If you have specific concerns about the health of a child, the child’s health care provider should be consulted.

Call Peel Public Health 905-799-7700 to report outbreaks of illness in your childcare centre.

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