Our thoughts go out to families and agencies struggling with the current COVID 19 crisis.  We have compiled a listing of resources here that may be particularly helpful to our regional community during this time.

Practical Steps to Prevent Child Neglect in the COVID-19 Pandemic

ASPAC Alert

Reporting Child Abuse During the COVID-19 Crisis

Kids Need All Adults to Report Abuse During COVID-19 Crisis

Kids Need Essential Workers to Report Abuse During COVID-19 Crisis

Kids Need Schools to Continue Reporting Abuse During COVID-19 Crisis

Systems Insights and Tech Support

Tech Options

Implications of COVID-19 for Protecting Children and Supporting Families: Current Realities and Future Impacts

April 9 Open Classroom Presentation

Economic help from the new federal bill:

https://taxfoundation.org/federal-coronavirus-relief-bill-cares-act/

Resources for health, utilities, food:

https://helpingpeople.org/united-way-2-1-1/

https://www.stlouisco.com/Your-Government/County-Executive/COVID-19/COVID-19-Resources

https://www.stlouis-mo.gov/government/departments/health/communicable-disease/covid-19/economic-recovery/emergency-resource-guide.cfm

Healthy Parenting Tips:

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public/healthy-parenting

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/daily-life-coping/talking-with-children.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fcommunity%2Fschools-childcare%2Ftalking-with-children.html

https://www.nationalparenthelpline.org/

https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/reviewedcom/2020/03/18/free-educational-classes-and-programs-kids-home/5064311002/

For professionals:

https://ectacenter.org/topics/disaster/tele-intervention.asp

https://learn.nationalchildrensalliance.org/telefi

https://www.end-violence.org/protecting-children-during-covid-19-outbreak

https://www.socialworkers.org/Practice/Infectious-Diseases/Coronavirus/Telehealth

https://www.childwelfare.gov/topics/preventing/preventionmonth/resources/multimedia/?utm_campaign=ncapm20&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ncapmcbcap042220