During this time, we will be sharing online resources for families and children, including the best sites to get updated health information, how to talk to your children about the coronavirus, activities you can do with young children, and more. Please check back regularly for new content.
Health Information & Resources
How to Talk to Children about the Coronavirus
Zero to Three Resources for how to talk to young children about the coronavirus, washing hands, and being safe.
Brain Pop Coronavirus Video Resources and videos discussing the Coronavirus for children
Bright Horizons Guidelines for talking to children, talking points, & questions with answers.
How to Talk to Children about COVID-19 – by Save the Children Activities & Educational Ideas for Young Children
Healthy at Home Toolkit by Ready Rosie Ready Rosie & Creative Curriculum have developed a toolkit specifically to support families with children ages 0-5 impacted by COVID-19.
Headspace Free for everyone, Headspace is offering a meditations called Weathering the storm. It includes meditations, sleep, and movement exercises. Try incorporating some of these ideas into your daily routine with your child.
PBS Kids Videos and resources for pre-K children.
Early Childhood Education Zone Find age-appropriate activities and learning materials. Also check out the 15 Most Amazing Virtual Field Trips. Resources & Guides for Child Care Providers and Parents
Conscious Discipline Create a free account on Conscious Discipline and gain access to many useful educational tools to help families through COVID19.
Children’s Bureau Multiple COVID-19 resources for parents and families
High Scope HighScope provides resources and tools for active learning at home. Check out the downloadable materials to use with young children at home.
Information about stimulus checks, qualifications, & how they will be distributed IRS
SC Child Care Resource & Referral Visit this page for the latest COVID19 updates pertaining to child care centers and employment. Many other resources available.
Kaplan Live Videos Kaplan offers live streams and recorded videos about social-emotional development & more. Plus much more information.
talked to early childhood advocates about the impact the coronavirus has had on families across the United States. Save the Children Action Network Videos for Children
Video about the Coronavirus by Stanford University Medical Center