Day Camps

Phase 4

The Revitalization Phase of the Restore Illinois public health approach to reopening the Illinois economy includes larger gathering sizes, additional businesses reopening and increased capacities. We must all continue to social distance, frequently wash our hands and cover our faces to maintain progress in overcoming COVID-19.

The following documents apply to businesses that meet the following criteria:

  • Day camps not licensed by the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS)
  • Examples of day camps include (non-exhaustive): recreational day camps, educational day camps, religious day camps
  • In Phase IV, day camps are limited to: Camps taking place during the day only (no overnight camps permitted)
  • Note: Organizations that operate across multiple workplace environments should refer to applicable Phase IV guidelines for guidance on those workplaces
  • Note: As of release, day camps may operate at maximum of 50% of facility capacity with group sizes of 15 participants or fewer (limited to 10 children in programs with changing participants week-by-week). Capacity restrictions will be reassessed based on the latest science and public health metrics on an ongoing basis throughout Phase IV
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Industry Guidelines

Read the full guidelines for reopening and recommended best practices.

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Industry Posters (Graphic)

Visual snapshot of key guidelines to print and post in public or employee areas.

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Industry Posters (Text)

Shortened guidelines to share and/or print and post in employee areas.

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Industry Checklists

Complete these before you reopen.

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Social Media

A series of graphics for you to use on your social channels.

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Industry Toolkit

This toolkit contains all of the materials on this page in one place.

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Signage Resources

Keep your workers safe in the workplace and limit the spread of COVID-19 with these helpful signs.