COVID-19 Resources and Opportunities 

Department of Social Services

Resources to Support Social And Emotional Development Of Children During The COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. 

Child Mind Institute

Supporting families during COVID-19.


Supporting Safety and Well-being of Children and Families during COVID-19.

Healthy Children

Guide for Parents Supporting Children’s Emotional Well-being during pandemic.

Wellness Guide- Being Well in the Midst of a Pandemic

 The Black Child Legacy Campaign shares their Wellness Guide.

SCOE’s Enriching the Remote Learning Experience During COVID-19

Due to the school district closures related to COVID-19, the Sacramento County Office of Education (SCOE) is providing a collection of resources as a public service for students, families, and school districts.

California Surgeon General’s Playbook

Stress Relief for Caregivers and kids during COVID-19. The guide is also available in Arabic, Chinese (Simplified and Traditional), Korean, Spanish,Tagalog, and Vietnamese.

Generations United

COVID-19 Fact Sheet for Grandfamilies and Multigenerational Families.

Healthy Children

Parenting in a Pandemic: tops to keep the calm at home.

Getting Children and Teens Outside while social distancing.

Black Mothers and our COVID-19

Four things Black mothers can do to come out of this pandemic stronger.

Child Mind Institute

Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus.

Book to help children cope with and understand social distancing

Angelina the cat stays home - read online
Angelina the cat stays home - print and fold book
(SPANISH VERSION) Nuevo libro para ayudar a los niños a sobrellevar y comprender el COVID-19 Angelina la gata se queda en casa - leer en linea
Angelina la gata se queda en casa - imprimir y doblar

National Child Traumatic Stress Network

Parent/Caregiver Guide to Helping Families Cope with the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (PDF; en español)Boston Children’s Hospital

How to Talk to Your Children About Coronavirus

Administration for Community Living

Adults with Disabilities and Seniors

Healthy Children

Working and Learning from Home During COVID-19

Racial Equity and Justice

Teaching Tolerance Beyond the Golden Rule

 How to talk to your child about race.

Anti-Defamation League Table Talk

 How to talk to your child about recent events.

NY Times

 These books can help you explain Racism and Protest to your kids.

CNN / Sesame Street

Watch racism town hall video.

PBS Kids

Talking to Children Authentically about Race and Racism.

You Matter Read Aloud with Author / Illustrator Christian Robinson.

Teaching Tolerance

 Facilitating Critical Conversations with Students.

Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation

The Foundation is offering Free Therapy for communities of color or text NOSTIGMA to 707070.


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