Resources for Families During COVID-19
The COVID-19 emergency has been a huge challenge for families across Connecticut. Just remember — you’re not alone. At the Office of Early Childhood (OEC), we’re working hard to help.
What do you need?
- Guidance on finding child care during COVID-19
The best choice right now is to keep your child home with you or to have friends or family care for your child. But if you need child care, we have resources that will help. Learn about finding child care.
- Answers to questions about child care and COVID-19
We have answers to common questions about child care, Care 4 Kids, and OEC programs during COVID-19. Explore the FAQs.
- Ways to support your child at home
Wondering how to talk to your child about COVID-19? Looking for ways to make sure your child is learning at home? Find out how to support your child’s development at home.
- Other types of support and resources
Are you struggling to pay for food during the emergency? Do you need emotional support — or answers to questions about your child’s behavior? Check out supports for families during COVID-19.
- Health information you can trust
There’s a lot of misleading information about COVID-19 being shared online. Your best source for health guidance is the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). See CDC’s COVID-19 pages.