Additional Resources for Children and Families

Talking to children about COVID-19

Talking with children about Coronavirus Disease 2019 (CDC)

Coronavirus (COVID-19): How to Talk to your Child (KidsHealth)

Tips for Families: Talking About the Coronavirus (ZERO TO THREE)

Talking to Children about COVID-19 (Coronavirus): A Parent Resource (National Association of School Psychologists)

Parents’ Top Questions About COVID-19 (Children’s Hospital Colorado)

How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirus (PBS KIDS)

Social Story Book for Children about COVID-19: “Something Strange Happened in my City”

5 things to remember when talking to kids about the Coronavirus - Chicago Tribune

How to Talk to Your Kids about Coronavirus - New York Times

Just for Kids: A Comic Exploring the New Coronavirus

I Have a Question About Coronavirus: Clear Answers for All Kids

Discussing Coronavirus with Your Children

Finding the Right Words to Talk with Children and Teens about Coronavirus

UWAC Response to COVID-19

Coping with School Change and Quarantine

Comic: How To Turn Your Home Into A School Without Losing Your Sanity

A Parent's Guide to COVID-19 - The Rush Cast Podcast

Tips to Keep Children Healthy While School’s Out

Tips for Supporting Student Wellness During COVID-19

Supporting Homebound Children

Tips for Coping when Quarantined with COVID-19 Family Members

Talking to Children About Coronavirus (COVID19)

Dealing with Hospitalization, Loss, Death

When Family Members are Hospitalized due to COVID-19

Supporting Families of Healthcare Workers Exposed to COVID-19

Notifying Families after a COVID-19 Death

Additional Mental Health and Trauma Resources

How To Talk To Your Anxious Child Or Teen About Coronavirus - Mental Health America

Addressing the psychological and emotional impact of the COVID 19 pandemic for children, families, and healthcare staff

Simple Activities for Children and Adolescents

Parent/Caregiver Guide to Helping Families Cope With the Coronavirus Disease 2019

AACAP Disaster and Trauma Resource Center

AACAP News and Children

Coping with COVID-19