The OACAS has launched a resource to help children and youth understand some basic facts about face coverings, including what they are, how to wear them and take them off, and how to care for them. Info at: http://www.oacas.org/face-coverings/
Additionally, the OACAS has published a Resource for Teachers called “Challenges and Risks for Children and Youth During the Pandemic. Click here to access.
When: June 2, 2020 – 6:00 pm until 7:30 pm
Due to COVID-19, Brant FACS will be holding an online Virtual Adoption Information Night in lieu of our usual in-person session.
Two Adoption Professionals will be available to share general information about adoption as well as detailed information about the application and home study process. Interested participants will have the opportunity to send questions via a live “chat” option.
CNN and Sesame Street are presenting a second Town Hall on Coronavirus this Saturday, May 30 at 10 a.m. ET to help children and parents understand the latest additional issues surrounding Coronavirus, including staying safe in the summer months, going back to school and how to manage big feelings. Join Sesame Street’s Big Bird, Elmo and Abby Cadabby. Info at: https://cnn.it/2TNkyOT
McMaster University has launched a survey to better understand how parents and children are coping during COVID-19 pandemic. The study’s general themes focus on the well-being and health of children and caregivers, family stressors, family relations, and how COVID-19 has specifically had an impact on individuals. Families can participate at www.OntarioParentSurvey.ca.