Parenting during COVID-19

Parents, caregivers and children across the country are facing new challenges as the COVID-19 pandemic affects our daily work and home routines. Schools, daycares and most workplaces have closed, and children and parents are suddenly at home full-time.

The ideas and tips below can help parents and caregivers adjust to this new and unexpected situation.

Support and engage with your children

Be kind, calm and patient with your children's behaviours

Take care of yourself

It is normal if you or your children feel overwhelmed, stressed, confused, scared or angry during this time. For additional support, or someone to talk to about your feelings and concerns, reach out to:

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