Community Resources for Children and Youth

COVID-19 has put a strain on individuals and families worldwide. The economic downturn has created mass economic strain and social distancing has limited the availability of childcare centers to provide assistance. There is an increased need for resources and aid for families. If you, or anyone you know, could benefit from childcare assistance, we have compiled a detailed list of resources that are available to you at this time.

The Family Conservancy

The Family Conservancy supports families, teachers and child care providers through programs and services including child and adult food and nutrition programs, early childhood mental health assessments, child care resources and referrals, and early childhood career development. The Family Conservancy is currently working to address the needs of childcare providers and families affected by COVID-19.

Child Care Aware

Child Care Aware aims to provide high-quality, affordable child care to any and all families in need nationwide.

KC Healthy Kids


KC Healthy Kids improves access to healthy foods and safe places for children to be outdoors in the region. News and resources related to COVID-19 are available. 

Addressing the Digital Divide

Guidelines and Advice Related to COVID-19

Educational Activities For Children

* In mitigating COVID-19, it is imperative for all individuals to continue to practice physical distancing, maintaining limited exposure, and to wear masks and gloves in public settings.