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WellWatchers

Turn sick days into educational opportunities

When your child is too sick to attend school or daycare, WellWatchers provides you with peace of mind. Staffed by The Learning Place, WellWatchers is a sick-child center where your child can participate in activities as their condition permits.

For more information about WellWatchers, call

336-476-2742

You can make a reservation for your child up to a day ahead of time. You will be asked to complete basic enrollment forms and bring your child's immunization records on your child's first day.

Medical conditions accepted for sick childcare include:

  • Fever controlled with medication: 102°F maximum orally, or 101°F maximum axillary.
  • Vomiting fewer than three times in any 8-hour period without signs of dehydration.
  • Diarrhea fewer than five times in any 8-hour period without signs of dehydration.
  • Sprains or broken bones that have been cast.
  • Recuperation from surgery .
  • Asthma / allergies only if able to tolerate general activity.
  • Colds and minor flu symptoms.

Children seen by a physician and placed on antibiotics should have the first dose administered by a parent prior to arriving at WellWatchers. If your child has been with us for three consecutive days, he or she must see a physician before returning to WellWatchers.

For more information about WellWatchers, call 336-476-2742.