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All child minding staff have an RCMP Vulnerable Sector Check, Child Intervention Check, and Standard First Aid certification.
Child Mind follows, as a base, the Province of Alberta’s Child Care Licensing Act Child Care Licensing Regulation’s ratios. Each infant less than 20 months old counts as 2 children when counting ratios. Each child above 20 months counts as 1. Each staff member can work within a ratio of 1:6.
Punch passes can be purchased at Guest Services at the BSRC.
Check-in occurs in the Child Minding room. A New Child Intake will need to be filled out for new participants.
No, at this time there will be no food permitted in the play area. Water is permitted in a sealable container.
Yes, Parents/Guardians must remain in the BSRC facility while their child is in Child Minding.
Yes, the Child Alberta Health Daily Checklist will need to be filled out upon entering the Child Minding room.
We are taking extra precautions to help lower the transmission risk. Child Minding staff must fill out a daily health and screening form upon entering the BSRC. Enhanced cleaning times and procedures have been added including frequent cleaning of high touch/shared surfaces and items. Toys from home are not permitted and handwashing upon entering the play area is required.
No, masks are not required to be in the Child Minding room.
No, Child Mind is not included in the membership. To use the service a Punch Pass or hourly Drop-In fee must be purchased.
Child Mind admissible children ages are 6 months – 7 years.
No, you do not need to pre-register for the service. With the purchase of a Child Minding punch pass, parents and guardians can pre-book child care services in advance. Pre-bookings are only offered to those with Child Minding punch-passes (not drop-in users). Drop-In time slots will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please call 780.328.9928 to pre-book child care services.
Indoor shoes must be worn at all times in the Play Area. All personal items including water bottles and spare clothing must be clearly labelled.
Punch passes can be purchased at Guest Services starting July 29.
Child Minding’s limited hours are currently Monday-Friday 8:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m due to staffing recruitment and training. We are expanding our operational hours to include weekday evening and Saturday mornings starting on Monday September 13th!