Youth Law Center Launches Quality Parenting Initiative resource series “COVID 19: the New Normal”

This series of new resources is geared for birth, foster and kinship families as well as child welfare agency staff.

  • Tuesday, March 31st: The Power of Connection: How Resource Families Can Support Adolescents Through COVID-19 Crisis (materials available here)

  • Week of April 5th (a two-part series!): Child development specialist on using media effectively with children and virtual visitation.

  • Week of April 12th: Keeping teens connected to friends and family using tech.

  • Week of April 19th: Ensuring youth who receive special education obtain services and maintain educational progress.

  • Week of April 26th: Keeping older youth on track for college including SAT, college applications, coursework issues.

  • Week of May 3rd: Coordinating with Qualified Legal Services Provider (QSLP) on employment issues and unemployment insurance.

  • Week of May 10th: Supporting young children and their families.

  • Week of May 17th: Maintaining relationships between children and families over distance

For up-to-date information on this series of resources, click here.