Operations Guidance

The Health Authority rules include rules related to child care facilities. View the City of Austin COVID-19 Orders and Rules page for more information. Safety guidelines for child care facilities have been developed based on the Health Authority rules.


Child care programs are also urged to follow guidance and implement tools from the Centers of Disease Control (CDC):

También se urge a los programas de cuidado infantil a seguir la guía de los CDC y usar las herramientas de los CDC diseñadas para los programas de cuidado infantil:

Additional Resources for Child Care Programs

If you are in need of supplies, complete this form. While the Austin-Travis County COVID-19 Child Care Task Force cannot guarantee that we can get you all the needed supplies, the City of Austin and Task Force partners will do all we can to try to help meet these needs.

If you have any change in the status of your facility, immediately update Child Care Regulations (Licensing).