COVID-19 Resources for Children and Adults

Check back here often for new links to resources and information about mental health and COVID-19. We will continue to update this post as more and more organizations add resources we think would be helpful to you and your family.

For Children:

KY Out of School Alliance’s Summer Activity Guide and share with your community partners.   New units will be added, so please check back often.
https://kyoutofschoolalliance.org/summer-activities/

The Child Traumatic Stress Network has some amazing resources for working with children and have developed a great library of items specific to COVID-19.  They have a new story book “Trinka and Sam, and the Littletown Work Together.” It comes in both English and Spanish.
In addition, you can find fact sheets for parents and school staff with tips on how to work with children during this trying time.

https://www.nctsn.org/what-is-child-trauma/trauma-types/disasters/pandemic-resources

This fun coloring book gives kids and parents yet another way to help cope with the stress and anxiety caused by the quarantine.
Click Here to download this fun coloring book

For Adults:

The National Alliance on Mental Illness has several resources available.
NAMI National has a website dedicated to COVID-19 information and resources
Click Here
NAMI National also has a resource and information guide on COVID-19
Click Here

A Guide to Living with Worry and Anxiety Amidst Global Uncertainty
Download Your Copy: Guide to Living with Worry and Anxiety Amidst Global Uncertainty

Help for Those In Recovery (Substance Abuse Resources):

Online Resources and Virtual Support Meetings for Substance Abuse

12 Steps.org: Listing of online 12-step meetings on various platforms.

Al-Anon Electronic Meetings: This forum and recovery chat room for Narcotics Anonymous members features voice chat, Skype, and text chat meetings connecting people from around the world.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Listing of online meetings from AA Intergroup.

Smart Recovery:Message board, chat room, online meetings, and online library.

Adult Children of Alcoholics:Phone and Online Meetings

In The Rooms (Online Meetings): An online platform supporting a wide range of 12-step and non-12 step meetings

Bridge Club Virtual Meetings: Meetings that are specifically focused on women and LGBTQIA+ people who are sober or interested in sobriety.

Refuge Recovery Online Meetings:  Listing of daily online meetings

Families Anonymous Virtual Meetings: Online meetings for parents, grandparents, siblings, spouses, significant others, other family members and friends of those with a current, suspected or former drug problem.

Life Ring Recovery: Listing of online meetings.

The Temper: An online publication/site that explores life through the lens of sobriety, addiction, and recovery. Includes links to resources

My Recovery: Online 12-step meetings

Sober Grid: A free online social networking platform for people in recovery. Available in mobile app stores

Narcotics Anonymous: Listing of online meetings provided by NA.

Downloads:

GeneralCOVID-19 Info (Spanish)

General COVID-19 Resources (Spanish) 2

General COVID-19 Resources (English) 2

General COVID-19 Resources (English)

COVID 19 Eviction Fact Sheet

 

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