Federal and State Health Websites

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: COVID-19

PA Department of Health – Coronavirus Website

Guide to Responding to COVID-19 in Pennsylvania

Webinar Recording: Child Care During COVID-19, Guidance & Implementation from Experts

Health Department Directories

Guidance for Childcare Programs that Remain Open: Supplemental Guidance

For Child Care Programs That Remain Open: CDC Guidance – 4.3.20

COVID-19 Update: DHS Online Services – 3.25.20

Department of Human Services: COVID-19 Licensing Message 3.20.20

Food & Nutrition Service Notices

OHS: Supporting Food Security for Families

Penn State Extension: Coronavirus/COVID-19 Information

Infant Formula Substitution During COVID-19

Feed Pennsylvania

Aunt Bertha, The Social Care Network

Food Assistance During COVID-19 Mitigation

COVID-19 Breastfeeding Resources

Breastfeeding Apps and Websites

Western PA Food Resources

Using USDA Food During a Human Pandemic Outbreak Options for Schools and Communities

FNS: Actions to Respond to COVID-19

State by State FNS Disaster Assistance

FNS: Program Guidance on Human Pandemic Response

ACF Notifications

Supporting Emergency Child Care During the COVID-19 Crisis: How Head Start and Early Head Start Programs Can Help

Head Start/ECLKC: Responding to COVID-19

Full Enrollment Policy Questions and Answers (Q&As)

PI: FY 2020 Supplemental Funds in Response to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Federal Register Alert: Child Nutrition Programs: Income Eligibility Guidelines

Update to Wages and Benefits Flexibility During the COVID-19 Pandemic – 4.6.20

Responding to Head Start Grantee Questions on COVID-19: Updated March 31, 2020

ACF Grant Flexibilities in Conducting Human Service Activities Related to or Affected By COVID-19

Temporarily Re-purposing Head Start and Early Head Start Centers – Partnering to Support Emergency Child Care During the COVID-19 Crisis – 3.24.20

ACF: COVID-19 Wages and Benefits 

ACF: Flexibility in Spending CCDF Funds

ACF: Managing Infectious Disease

ACF: A Notice to Partners

OHS: Coronavirus Prevention and Response

OCDEL Notifications and Special Announcements

Announcement  ELRC-20 #07 :Child Care Works Payment Modifications Due to Impacts Related to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) – 4.21.20

Guidance and Resources to Support Family Support Program During COVID-19 – Updated 4.2.20

Guidance for Child Care Providers Caring for Children of Essential Personnel During COVID-19 – 3.25.20

Pre-K Counts (PKC) and Head Start Supplemental Assistance Program (HSSAP) COVID-19-related closure and modified program operations FAQs – 3.24.20

REVISED: Reporting Early Learning Programs Closings Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19) – 3.24.20

Child Care Works Payment Modifications Due to Impacts related to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Announcement #5

Updates from the Office of Child Development and Early Learning during COVID-19 3.22.20

Governor’s Communication: All Non-Life Sustaining Businesses in Pennsylvania to Close Physical Locations 3.19.20

Governor Wolf Orders Statewide Shutdown of Non-Essential Business

PA Department of Education COVID-19 Schools Guidance

Child Care Works Payment Modifications Due to Impacts related to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Announcement #4

Reporting Early Learning Programs Closings Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Announcement #3

Operational Recommendations for Early Childhood Providers Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Announcement #2

Additional Resources

Designing the Perfect Home Playroom for Children with Autism

Taking Care of Your Behavioral Health

CDC Activities and Initiatives Supporting the COVID-19 Response, May 2020

Preparing for the Spread of COVID-19: How do I prepare?

Preparación para la propagación de COVID-19: ¿Cómo me preparo?

COVID-19 Detener la propagación de gérmenes

COVID-19 Stop the Spread of Germs

COVID-19 What is It?

COVID-19 ¿Qué es?

Detenga la Propagaćion de Microbios (COVID-19 & Gripe)

Prevent the Spread of Respiratory Viruses (COVID-19 and Flu)

COVID-19 Health Literacy Project

The Brain Architects Podcast Series from the Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University

Head Start/ECLKC: Responding to COVID-19

ACES Aware: Screen, Treat, Heal

Neighborly: Your local Resource Connection

United Way COVID-19 Public Resources

Webinar Recording: Child Care During COVID-19, Guidance & Implementation from Experts

Health Department Directories

Guidance for Childcare Programs that Remain Open: Supplemental Guidance

Bellwether’s COVID-19 Strategic Planning Toolkit for Education & Nonprofit Leaders

Share your story with NHSA: How has the COVID-19 crisis impacted your community, and how are you responding?

Cricket Wireless Data Plans

Cares Act: SBA FAQ

Cares Act: SBA Loans for Child Care

How is Congress Addressing the Needs of Babies & Families?

United Way: Nonprofit COVID-19 Resource Hub

Stress, Hope, and the Role of Science: Responding to the Coronavirus Pandemic

Child Trends: COVID-19 Resources for Children

Ready4K: COVID-19 Response Announcement 3.18.20

NAEYC: Child Care in Crisis – Understanding the Effects of the Coronavirus Pandemic 3.17.20

Coronavirus and the Sun: A Lesson From The 1918 Influenza Pandemic

PCOH: Coronavirus and Precautions Related to Oral Health

PBS Kids: How to Talk to Little Learners About Coronavirus

Educational and Wellness Resources

PA Support & Referral Helpline, Toll-free, round-the-clock support line. 855.284.2494 TTY, dial 724.631.5600

Brushing My Teeth at School

Programming During Remote Service Delivery

Early Intervention Services during COVID-19

Preparing for the Spread of COVID-19: How do I prepare?

Preparación para la propagación de COVID-19: ¿Cómo me preparo?

COVID-19 Detener la propagación de gérmenes

COVID-19 Stop the Spread of Germs

COVID-19 What is It?

COVID-19 ¿Qué es?

Detenga la Propagaćion de Microbios (COVID-19 & Gripe)

Prevent the Spread of Respiratory Viruses (COVID-19 and Flu)

COVID-19 Health Literacy Project

Wildlife on WiFi: Remote Learning Resources for Educators and Parents

The Brain Architects Podcast Series from the Center on the Developing Child, Harvard University

Head Start/ECLKC: Responding to COVID-19

ACES Aware: Screen, Treat, Heal

Cook’s Corner Recipes for Healthy Snacks

El rincón de la cocina: Recetas para refrigerios saludables

Alliance for Health Policy COVID-19 Webinar Series

PNC Grow Up Great Resources (free)

Wearing A Mask Social Story

Neighborly: Your local Resource Connection

Ultimate Guide to Mental Health and Education Resources for Kids and Teens

A support guide for parents raising babies and toddlers through the coronavirus crisis

A Guide to COVID-19 and Early Childhood Development

How to Find Resilience During This Difficult Time

COVID-19 Time Capsule

Let’s Play and Learn: Parent Handout_How to Read With Your Child

Head Start and the Opioid Crisis: Video Series

Noggin (Free for 90 days)

Vroom

Penn State Extension: Coronavirus/COVID-19 Information

Wide Open School

Hatch Ignite@Home (Use code PHS2020)

National Alliance of Home Visting Models: Supporting the Field PPT

National Alliance of Home Visiting Models: Rapid Response Virtual HV Webinars

Teachstone Resources

Teachstone Coronavirus Resources for Educators and Parents

Teachstone Health and Safety Updates

CLASS at Home

Epic Digital Library

Vooks: Animated Storybooks

STEM Beyond School Webinar Series

Staying Calm and Well in the Midst of the COVID-19 Storm

Watch Me! Celebration Milestones and Sharing Concerns

National Crayon Day Activities!

Lakeshore Learning at Home Videos

Reading Is Fundamental (RIF) Read-Aloud Guide

National Park Virtual Tours

Georgia Aquarium Webcam

Cincinnati Zoo Home Safaris

San Diego Zoo Kids

Boston Children’s Museum Virtual Tour

Stories from Space (Stories Read from Space) 

From Conscious Discipline, Growing Stronger Together: Free Resources

Erikson Institute Early Math Collaborative – Free Activities

Family Connections: Outdoor Play Experiences

Wash Your Hands With Baby Shark

Coronavirus Social Story-PAAutism.org, an ASERT Autism Resource Guide (available in several languages)

Healthy at Home: A Toolkit for Supporting Families Impacted by COVID-19 from Teaching Strategies (available in English and Spanish)

Skybrary-Kids Read Free for One Month

Stem Starts Now

Parent Resources – Beetbox

2020 Choosy Kids Activity Calendar

Family Guide

What We Do All Day

Mommy Poppins

Nature Activities for Families

Scholastic Learn at Home

NAEYC for Families

Zero to Three

Coronavirus Update: A Message from AAP President Sally Goza, MD, FAAP – 3.23.20

COVID-19: Toolkit to Help Kids During the Coronavirus Shutdown

Fred Rogers Center Resources: Talking With Children About Coronavirus

Fred Rogers Center Resources: Six Basic Necessities of Learning

COVID-19: Supporting At-Home Children – Resources for Parents

Cognitive ToyBox: Daily Family Activities

Read Alouds Online: Book Reading Recordings

FREE On-Line Live Classroom for Yoga

Early Childhood Learning and Knowledge Center: MyPeers

Class Dojo

ReadyRosie

Trauma-informed Care & OUD-SUD Information