Centers for Disease Control and Prevention COVID-19 Resources
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources and Information
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides resources and tracking related to COVID-19. The website has resources for communities, faith based organizations, schools and childcare, and how to prepare your family, among other timely tools and trainings.
Children and Youth with Special Healthcare Needs in Emergencies
This page provides resources and suggestions for families with special needs children: how to prepare, how to respond during, and how to handle possible effects on child’s mental and emotional health after the emergency subsides. It also includes a checklist to help families prepare for an emergency.
COVID-19 Resources for Mental and Physical Health
This resource provides information about COVID-19 including information on how to protect yourself, what to do if you are sick, symptoms to watch for, and tips on how to slow the spread. The website includes a link to making cloth face covers. Information is provided in a variety of languages including Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, as well as others.
Helping Children Cope with Emergencies
This page provides information about the emotional impact of emergencies on children with tips on how to help them cope. It also provides common reactions based on age groups.
Talking with Children about Coronavirus Disease 2019
This website provides tips on how to communicate with children about COVID-19 in terms of providing accurate information, relieving stress, tips to prevent the spread. It provides facts that are appropriate for discussion with children.