Talking To Your Kids About COVID-19

What does a kid like me need to know about COVID-19 (Coronavirus) [VIDEO]? (Source: Phoenix Children’s Hospital) 

Talking to Children About COVID-19 (Coronavirus) A Parent Resource (Source: National Association of School Nurses and the National Association of School Psychologists)

Talking with children about Coronavirus Disease 2019: Messages for parents, school staff, and others working with children (source: Centers for Disease Control)

10 Tips for Talking with your Kids About Covid-19 (source: PBS)

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

Talking to kids about the coronavirus (source: Child Mind Institute)

Talking to Young Children About Coronavirus (source: First Things First)

Resources for Supporting Children’s Emotional Well-being during the COVID-19 Pandemic (source: Child Trends)

COVID-19 Communication Toolkit for Parents and Teachers (source: The University of Arizona Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health)

En Español

Hable con sus hijos sobre el COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Un recurso para padres (source: National Association of School Nurses and the National Association of School Psychologists)

Cómo hablar con los niños sobre el coronavirus (source: Child Mind Institute)

Guia para como navegar el COVID-19 para la comunidad DACA/Indocumentada y familias de estatus mixto (source: Aliento) 


Additional Tips for Parents

Top 10 Tips for Parents (source: Arizona Department of Child Safety, Office of Prevention)

Los Diez Principales Consejos Para Padres (source: Arizona Department of Child Safety, Office of Prevention)

Healthy At Home: With the growing impact of the COVID-19 virus, this free toolkit is a resource to support families with information and resources for supporting the children in their care. Available in English and Spanish.

Guide + Resources for DACA/Undocumented and Mixed Status Families in Times of COVID-19 (source: Aliento)