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When your child is poorly

Prescribed Medication - only authorised persons (Nursery Practitionners) within the nursery may administer medication to your child.

Non-prescribed Medication - non-prescribed medication can be authorised for teething, mild skin conditions, and allergies, such as hay fever, fever relief, and mild eye inflammations/infections. These will only be administered if you give your written permission.

If your child develops a temperature above 37.5 C, or shows symptoms of serious illness, we will contact you on all provided numbers to discuss medication and whether your child is fit to stay at the nursery or would need to go home.

If your child is prescribed Antibiotic, the exclution period will be 48 hours .(Public health England)

If your child is away with diarrhoea or vomiting, we have been advised that they should not return for 48 hours after their last episode of vomiting or diarrhoea.