Resources for Families During COVID-19 Shutdowns

March 20th, 2020

We find ourselves in the midst of an unpredicented event across the US and globally. As we continue to see shut downs, we want to help you find ways to keep structure and education in the life of your kids. Here are a few resources we think may help!

Check back as we will continue to keep this page updated with new resources and follow us on Facebook for ongoing updates.

Internet Solutions:
Free Spectrum internet for foster and kinship families - call 1-844-488-8398
Low-Cost Internet Through Internet Essentials (Free 60 days upon sign up).

Education:
Kahn Academy’s School Schedule
Free Courses From Scholastic
Daily Sensory Virtual Story Times with The Adoption Exchange
American Chemistry Academy’s Chem Online

Exercise:
A Free Yoga Class for Kids
At Home Physical Education

Food
Denver Area Food Distribution
Breakfast, Lunch and a Book from CCSD
Local Area Meal Sites

Activities
26 Things to Do at Home with Kids During the COVID-19 Outbreak
Imagineering in a Box
Virtual Story Time with Kid’s Book Authors
Wildlife and Nature Live Streams
Lunch Doodles with Mo Williams

Talking about COVID-19
How to talk to kids about COVID-19 - Spark and Stitch
A Comic Exploring the New Coronavirus
How to talk to kids about COVID-19 - NYT

Mental Health and Development
Child regression and what to do about it
How to help kids deal with cancellations