COVID-19 Links & Resources

COVID-19 Link Directory

The New York State Education Department has issued guidance on graduation and course requirement changes due to COVID-19 and ongoing statewide school closure.

Centers for Disease Control Guidelines
What You Need to Know About Coronavirus Fact Sheet
What to Do If You Are Sick Fact Sheet

Federal Government Guidelines
SSI Families & COVID-19 NEW!
COVID-19 Resources and Information for Schools & School Personnel
Questions & Answers on Services to Students with Disabilities During the Coronavirus Outbreak
Office of Civil Rights Coronavirus Fact Sheet

Learning from Home
EPIC Academy NEW!
When Your Child Refuses to Do Schoolwork NEW!
Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) ‘Continuity of Learning During COVID-19’ NEW!
Hear Experts Talk Child Development & Screen Time for Kids NEW!
150 Homeschooling Resources for Parents | OT | PT | Special Education | All Subjects
Virtual Tours & Field Trips for Children
Education Companies Offering Free Subscriptions Amid School Closings
Resources for Families During the Coronavirus Pandemic
The 10 Best Educational YouTube Channels for Kids
6 Places to Find Free Audio Books for Kids
Scholastic Learn At Home
Distance Learning for K-2 Students

Mental Health
COVID-19 Mental Health Resources for Families
Stay Calm During Coronavirus Outbreak
Tips and Resources for staying Safe, Healthy and Having Fun in the Times of COVID-19
Helping You and Your Family Cope with COVID-19

New York State Guidelines
New York State Department of Health Coronavirus Webpage
Contact Your Local Health Department
NYSED Coronavirus Page

Miscellaneous Resources
YouTube Video: Kids Talk COVID-19 NEW!
Supporting Individuals with Autism through Uncertain Times
Center for Parent Information and Resources, Coronavirus Resources
Plain Language Information on Coronavirus for Individuals with Disabilities
10 Fun Indoor Activities
Tips & Resources for Staying Safe & Healthy in the Time of COVID
Free & Confidential Link to Health & Human Services
Talking to Children About Coronavirus  
Talking to Children About Coronavirus
Latest Information About Coronavirus
20 Learning Activities to Keep Kids Busy At Home 
Legal FAQs About Coronavirus & School Closings in Special Education
Accessible Work From Home Tools 
Helping Children Learn From Home
Coronavirus & Down Syndrome 

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