Connect Kids

AHS Guidelines & COVID-19 Precautions

As you Enter:

  • Please clean your hands using either the hand washing station outside or hand sanitizer once you enter.
  • Your child's temperature is expected to be below 38 degrees Celsius in order to attend and will be taken before you enter the building.
  • We ask that you lineup for check-in, practicing physical distancing of 2 meters and following the floor markers set out for you.
  • Check-in is hands-free! There will be no checking-in on iPads or laptops like before so come with it ready on your phone.
  • At check-in, you will be asked 4 questions (found below). Please consider these before attending on a Sunday.

IN THE Kids' AREA:

  • Please practice physical distancing of 2 meters from any others that are not part of your cohort or family, if not wearing a mask. 
  • We encourage waving, air hugs, and/or air high fives to welcome your friends.
  • You and your Littles are required to be masked in our building 
  • We are dedicated to operating at 1/3 capacity and following Day Camp regulations as recommended by AHS.
  • The Kids' area and high volume areas (ie. door handles, washrooms) will be sanitized during and between services to ensure a clean and safe environment.

K-6 Ministry:

  • Each child will be part of a physically-distanced small group in one room with one leader.
    • K-3 will be in groups of 4 physically-distanced in a room at 2 separate tables
    • Grades 4-6 will be in groups of 5 physically-distanced in a room at 2 separate tables
  • Grades 4-6 will be required to wear a mask
  • We will practice physical distancing during ministry times
  • All K-3 will be in the Theatre at once for Theatre time
    • We will maintain proper physical distance
    • Students will be come and go from their small groups 1 by 1
  • Hand sanitizer breaks will be given to ensure our kids are staying safe and clean 

BEFORE ATTENDING, PLEASE CONSIDER THE FOLLOWINg for your household: 

  1. Do you or your child attending school have any of the below symptoms:
    Fever
    Cough
    Shortness of breath/difficulty breathing
    Sore throat
    Chills
    Painful swallowing
    Runny nose/nasal congestion
    Feeling unwell/fatigued
    Nausea/vomiting/diarrhea
    Unexplained loss of appetite
    Loss of sense of taste or smell
    Muscle/joint aches
    Headache
    Conjunctivitis (pink eye) 
  2. Have you returned from travel outside of Canada in the last 14 days? 
  1. Have you or your children had close face-to-face contact (within 2 m) of someone who is ill with cough and/or fever? 
  1. Have you or anyone in your household been in close unprotected contact in the last 14 days with someone who is being investigated or confirmed to be a case of COVID-19?

*If you have answered yes to any of these questions, we ask that you return home and encourage you to join us online for Sunday service and Kids' programming.

PLEASE NOTE:

  • Your personal information provided at registration will only be shared with AHS in the case of an outbreak for COVID-19 contact tracing purposes.