As COVID-19 continues to escalate in Canada, children and youth are likely starting to ask some difficult questions. With school closures and major changes in daily routines, parents and guardians are working hard to care for both the physical and mental health of the children they love. Young people often respond to big life changes and world events based the reactions of the adults around them. As such, it is key for those adults to approach COVID-19 with a reassuring sense of calm.
We will be sharing resources and information for parents and teachers to access. Please share these with anyone who might find them helpful.
Tips for Helping Children and Youth Cope Effectively Through the COVID-19 Pandemic