As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, schools are now closed, extracurricular activities are cancelled and some child care centers or recreational areas have shut their doors. This creates numerous challenges for families and parents, and people of all ages are now seeking to heed the advice of experts and practice social distancing or abiding by orders to stay at home.
This likely means many hours to fill for children and families within a primary residence. How can we ensure these hours are spent in ways enriching and educating for families? Below, please find some resources to make your time at home all the better, or, for a good general resources, learn more about the United Way 2-1-1 hotline.
Health and mental health care:
Birth to K:
Kindergarten to 12th grade:
Tips/resources for learning at home:
Free eBooks/Reading Activities:
Physical Activity and Exercise:
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