This illustration provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in January 2020 shows the 2019 Novel Coronavirus. This virus was identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China. [CDC]

Lake Cowichan daycare closes for 10 days due to COVID-19 exposure

A client at Creative Angels Daycare came in contact with someone who tested positive

A daycare in Lake Cowichan is closing for 10 days after a client was exposed to the coronavirus.

Creative Angels Daycare announced on the afternoon of Wednesday, Jan. 20 that it will close until the end of the month after a client came in direct contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19.

“To ensure the safety of all our staff, children and families, Creative Angels Daycare and Creative Angels Daycare 2 will be closed for 10 days to ensure no staff develop symtoms and we do our part to keep everyone safe,” the daycare posted to its Facebook page.

Creative Angels offers full-day and after-school programs for kids from infants to school aged. It has been operating under strict COVID-19-related guidelines since last March. Creative Angels is located at 82 South Shore Rd. and Creative Angels 2 is at 89 South Shore Rd.

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