COVID-19 Health and Safety – Calgary AfterSchool

Stay home and away from others

  • If you’re showing symptoms or feeling unwell
  • If you have travelled outside of Canada in the past 14 days
  • If you are a close contact of someone who has tested positive or are waiting for test results for COVID-19

Contact tracing

  • Voluntary forms will be made available during the first class.
    • In the event that a presumptive/probable case of COVID-19 is identified in a class, these participants may be contacted by AHS.
    • All completed forms are kept confidential. 

How we’re keeping you safe

  • Making sure our facilities align with provincial guidelines
  • Cleaning and disinfecting high touch areas (e.g. doors, washrooms, etc.)
  • Providing access to hand sanitizer and hand wash stations
  • Having staff wear face coverings if first aid is required
  • Limiting the number of children allowed in each program to support physical distancing
  • Staff will ensure children are practicing physical distancing (2 metres or 6 feet apart) as much as possible
  • Each site will have a designated space for isolation if presumptive/probable cases of COVID-19 are identified
  • Staff will conduct non-contact symptom screening for your child at drop-off as well as throughout the day. Parents/guardians will be contact immediately to arrange for the child to leave the program and/or make arrangements for pick up.pick should your child show signs of illness.

How you and your group can keep safe


  • Make sure you and your child understand the COVID-19 guidelines and sign the COVID-19 Waiver


  • Don’t share food, drinks or water with other children
  • Wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds before, during and after your activity
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, mouth and face
  • Cover coughs and sneezes in a tissue or your elbow
  • Practice physical distancing (2 metres or 6 feet apart if possible) and limit physical contact; no close contact huddles, no handshakes or high fives