Supporting Children and Families During COVID-19

Last updated May 20, 2020

Help families cope

The National Center for Pyramid Model Innovations (NCPMI) has compiled a number of resources for families and professionals during the emergency — including strategies for decreasing stress and preventing challenging behavior. Get guidance from NCPMI.

Support learning at home

Learning resources related to the emergency

General learning resources

Connect with families remotely

Take care of yourself

It’s a stressful time for teachers and caregivers. Whether you are at home or working in an open child care, you may be feeling pressure and anxiety. You may be supporting children and families who have lost a loved one or experienced significant stress and changes as a result of COVID-19.

Remember that it’s important to take care of yourself too! Get tips for providers on how to take care of yourself — and share them with your colleagues.