Every adult has a role to play.

Supporting children's health and safety is every adult's job. Learn more about how to protect children and support their families.

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Parent/Caregiver support


Self Care Resources

COVID-19 Resources

Links to all state resources related to COVID-19.

Find your local public health agency and any local guidelines here.

Learn about protecting children from harm and increasing the chances they adapt positively to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tips and resources to support students who are homeless or with experience in foster care during the COVID-19 crisis.

Check out these parenting resources from Parenting for Lifelong Health. PLH provides open-source and evidence-based parenting resources to support parents and caregivers during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. 

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