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Resources to Help People: Children and Youth

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Helping Children and Teens Cope After a Traumatic Event

Supporting Children
and Teens during COVID-19

Childcare for Essential Workers [pdf]

Resources to Support Youth and Families During the Coronavirus COVID-19 Outbreak [link]

Free Family Bible Study from Lifeway [pdf]

Extension Resources for Families[link]

World Vision Free Resources for Families [link]

Talking to Kids about COVID-19

Just For Kids: A Comic Exploring The New Coronavirus [link]

Talking to Children About COVID-19 (Coronavirus) A Parent Resource [pdf]

Mayo Clinic: How to talk to your kids about COVID-19 [link]

Psychology Today: How to Talk to Your Kids About COVID-19 [link]

Free Resources for Kids Provided during the COVID-19 Outbreak

Audible Books – Now for free, kids everywhere can instantly stream a collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help them continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids. All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet. 

Epic! – This massive digital library for kids 12 and under is offering free Remote Student Access through June 30th through Educators (and Educator accounts are free). 

Free Online Events and Activities for Kids at Home – Huge list of fun, free activities and live events from Common Sense Media

Scholastic Learn at Home – Day-by-day projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing

Encantos – Free bilingual  activities for kids

Google Arts & Culture Collections – teamed up with over 500 museums and galleries around the world to bring anyone and everyone virtual tours and online exhibits of some of the most famous museums around the world