We have shared a number of COVID-related resources with you over the past few months, which we have consolidated into one list. We hope that this list is helpful in navigating the challenges caused by the pandemic.
Covid-19 resources for parents and families – National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health
Sleep tips for helping kids during Covid-19 – Families as Allies
In May we spoke with Dr. Allen Richert, a physician and sleep specialist at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He offered sleep tips for helping kids get better sleep habits, especially during the COVID-19 crisis in this video.
Helpful remote-learning tips for parents in the era of COVID-19- Jackson State University
How to talk to your young children about COVID-19- Head Start/Early Childhood Learning and Knowledge Center
Teenagers and Reopening – Child Mind Institute
Taking Care of Your Mental Health in the Face of Uncertainty – American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
COVID-19 Mental Health Resource Hub- Psych Hub
Covid-19 DIY face mask – Centers for Disease Control
Two free books help parents and kids cope with COVID-19 – Families as Allies
The racial impacts of COVID-19 – EmbraceRace
Updates and Information in Response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) – Mississippi Department of Education
Considerations for Reopening Mississippi’s Schools – Mississippi Department of Education
You can read our blog post about this resource here.
Resource: Covid-19 School Re-entry Planning – American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AAP)
Get the facts about coronavirus – Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
Coronavirus updates page – Mississippi Division of Medicaid
COVID-19 web page – Mississippi Department of Health
Resources for Helping Kids and Parents Cope Amidst COVID-19 – American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry