How to Talk to Your Children About Coronavirus

It's a whole new world we're living in right now, but it doesn't have to be scary. Here are a few resources we found to help talk to your kids about Coronavirus and how to stay healthy.

And please remember: You Are Enough.


When Kids Ask About the News from Arapahoe Libraries.

The Colorado Department of Education has a comprehensive collection of resourcesopens a new window. You can find everything here: free meals for children, how to clean toys, virtual storytimes, information for kids about COVID-19, information for parents about COVID-19 and free educational activities for children.


Sesame Street in Communitiesopens a new window offers several resources about common issues parents face, including health emergencies.

Dr. Roy Benaroch, The Pediatric Insider, has a few recommendations for nurturing children during this time.


Tips for Families: Coronavirusopens a new window from Zero to Three
How to Talk to Your Kids About Coronavirusopens a new window from PBS for Parents
Coronavirus (COVID-19): How to Talk to Your Childopens a new window from KidsHealth.org
2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)opens a new window and Hand Washing: A Powerful Antidote to Illnessopens a new window from HealthyChildren.org
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): Manage Anxiety and Stressopens a new window from CDC.gov

Keep on being the amazing parents you are during this time. You've got this! 

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