Franklin County Public Health advises businesses, schools, and organizations to request all employees, visitors and customers continue to wear masks inside their facilities to the greatest extend possible.


Sector Specific Guidance & Requirements

This guidance below is intended for preschools, before/after care programs or daycares, even if licensed by the Ohio Department of Education. Please do not use the guidance outlined by ODH & FCPH that specific to K-12 public and private school settings. You may reach us with questions and concerns by completing the technical assistance request form by click on the blue box above.

FCPH COVID-19 Daycare Guidance – June 18, 2021

Child In-Person Participation Algorithm – July 27, 2021

FCPH Quarantine Guidance and Calendar – October 29, 2021

Responsible RestartOhio: Social Distancing, Masking and Congregating

ODJFS Guidance for Child Care Centers

CDC’s Guidance for Operating Child Care Programs during COVID-19

All recommendations, guidance, reports and other tools for Schools (K-12) are now available on their own page, Schools (K-12).

Athlete or Coaching Staff Sick or Diagnosed with COVID-19? – June 18, 2021

Guidance not applicable for schools using Mask to Stay/Test to Play option.