People holding the following jobs are entitled to emergency daycare services:

  • Supply and distribution of medications and pharmaceutical goods
  • Food inspection
  • Home services for seniors 
  • Garbage collection 
  • Sanitation services (water treatment plants) 
  • Government air services 
  • Ministère de la Sécurité publique (public safety and coroners) 
  • Suicide prevention centres 
  • Client communication centre of the Ministère du Travail, de l’Emploi et de la Solidarité sociale 
  • Héma-Québec 
  • Transplant-Québec 
  • Red Cross 
  • Institut national de santé publique du Québec (INSPQ)
  • RAMQ 
  • All professions in the health and social services system 
  • Emergency medical services personnel (paramedics and dispatchers) 
  • Private professional practices (health system) 
  • Community pharmacies 
  • Intermediate resources and private seniors’ residences 
  • Persons who provide home services for seniors and who are employed by domestic help social economy businesses 
  • 811 and 911 personnel 
  • Police officers 
  • Firefighters 
  • Correctional officers 
  • Special constables 
  • Emergency daycare educators and support staff 

The jobs that have been targeted have a direct and immediate impact on the health and safety of Quebecers. Access to the emergency daycare system remains restricted, in order to be consistent with the full range of measures taken by the government.

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