Stay Connected

Now more than ever is a time to come together in the spirit of community to overcome our challenges and maintain our relationships. Although we are social distancing physically, as humans we need to stay connected emotionally. Try one or two of these today!

  1. Connect with Others
  2. Exercise Your Mind
  3. Just for Fun

FOR ALL AGES

  • Call or video chat a friend or relative you haven’t spoken to in a while.
  • Write a letter.
  • Support a local restaurant - Many restaurants are still open for take out or delivery orders.
  • Talk with people you trust about your concerns and how you are feeling.
  • Take care of your body. Take deep breaths, stretch, or meditate. Try to eat healthy, well-balanced meals, exercise regularly, get plenty of sleep.

FOR THE KIDs

  • Hold a virtual play date through video chat.
  • Teach a young person how to write and send a letter.
  • Overcoming Obstacles - Free life skills curriculum for students in grades K-12. Their resources include strategies for teaching social and emotional skills.

WORKING AND TEACHING YOUR CHILDREN FROM HOME

  • A Better Way to Homeschool - A quick start resource to help families pull together a plan for surviving the next 1-2 months at home with their kids, but it can also be a time of slowing down and enjoying kids as they learn. Preschool through 8th grade.
  • Tips for Working from Home - Advice from PC Magazine for those who are able to work from home.

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