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  • Neil J. MacPhee Award of Excellence, 2021

    Neil J. MacPhee Award of Excellence 2021   On behalf of the board of directors of Sundowners Day Care & Resource Centre, I am pleased to announce that the Neil J. MacPhee Award of Excellence 2021 is being awarded to: ALL SUNDOWNERS EMPLOYEES Our employees have continued to provide top-notch care to all our families during this pandemic. They have faced uncertain times, closures, new regulations and an ever-changing work environment. We applaud their ability ...
  • Child Care Worker & Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day

    Child Care Worker & Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day   October 21, 2021 is the 21st annual Child Care Worker & Early Childhood Educator Appreciation Day.  The focus this year is celebrating our Early Learning and Child Care Workers as HEROES.  We are asking our families and community to join together to recognize the valuable contributions of all Early Childhood Educators and child care workers make in the lives of our children and families. If ...
  • Immunization Disclosure Policy

    Immunization Disclosure Policy Please click on the link below to view our Immunization Disclosure Policy: Immunization Disclosure Policy - 9-16-2021
  • Updated Pandemic Plan

    You can view the Sundowners' Updated Pandemic Plan: Pandemic Plan - Revised 9-16-2021
  • Revised: Sundowners Pandemic Plan

    Updated Pandemic Plan The updated pandemic plan can be found at  Sundowners Pandemic Plan - 09-10-2021 Please see your site supervisor with any questions.  
  • COVID-19 Immunization Disclosure Policy

    COVID-19 Immunization Disclosure Policy On August 17 the Ministry of Education announced that it intended to introduce a vaccination disclosure policy for all publicly-funded school board employees and all staff in licensed child care settings for the 2021-22 school year, with rapid antigen testing requirements for staff who are not fully immunized against COVID-19.  The full announcement: https://news.ontario.ca/en/release/1000750/ontario-makes-covid-19-vaccination-policies-mandatory-for-high-risk-settings On September 3, 2021 Sundowners received further instructions from the Ministry of Education requiring the creation of ...
  • Pandemic Plan

    Pandemic Plan Binder - Revised 7-7-2021 Sundowners is committed to ensuring a safe environment and protecting the health and wellness of all children and staff while supporting the needs of the families we serve. The above link will take you to our current Sundowners Daycare & Resource Centre – Pandemic Plan – COVID 19. This plan is a working document that is regularly review and updated with guidance from the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit and ...
  • August 2, 2021 – Civic Holiday

    Civic Holiday Sundowners will be closed Monday, August 2, 2021 for the Civic Holiday.  Enjoy your weekend!
  • School Status Announcement

    School Status Announcement Premier Ford announced this afternoon that in-class learning would not return until September of this year.  Sundowners will continue to provide preschool care, as well as Emergency Child Care at our King Edward and Holy Cross sites until the end of the school year. Accounting will reconcile all accounts to determine any credits.  These credits can be applied to a future registration (summer or fall) or a refund can be provided once ...
  • Dougall Public School

    Dougall Public School Sundowners has been notified by the Greater Essex County District School Board that extensive repairs will be conducted at Dougall Public School over the summer months.  These repairs will directly impact all areas of Sundowners.  Therefore, Sundowners will be unable to provide programs this summer at our Dougall location. Sundowners- Dougall will be CLOSED for a 10-week period starting Monday, June 28, 2021.  The site will re-open on Tuesday, September 7, 2021 ...