COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 Safety Measures

The health and safety of our children, families and staff is of the utmost importance to us. Read more about our staff’s COVID-19 safety procedures here.

Point of View: Month highlights need for child abuse prevention amidst pandemic (The Oklahoman)

Read this article from CEO Stacy McNeiland about child abuse prevention month and COVID-19.

Child Abuse Awareness Month Highlights Need for Prevention Amidst Pandemic

Read this article from CEO Stacy McNeiland about child abuse prevention month and COVID-19.

All Ages Served Thanks to YWCA, CARE Center & Community Partners

Read more about our work with YWCA and our other community partnerships at this link.

Kids First Flyers

These flyers describing signs of child abuse and where to report are resources for all adults, schools, and essential workers. Reporting child abuse and neglect is everyone’s responsibility.

How Adults Can Practice Self Care During COVID-19

Taking care of children can be taxing during typical times, but when stress is high, such as during COVID-19, adult self-care is especially critical for children’s well-being.

Child Advocacy Group: Child Abuse Incidents Likely to Increase During Pandemic (KFOR)

Child abuse is an epidemic, but the coronavirus pandemic will exasperate that crisis. This blog post is an article from KFOR highlighting The CARE Center’s concerns that child abuse incidents will increase due to COVID-19. Read more at the link.

ROAR Live!

Tune in Wednesday, April 15 at 10:30 a.m. CST for a Live ROAR lesson on Facebook and Instagram Live!

How to Help Children Practice Mindfulness

Even young children can begin to practice mindfulness, which calms down the nervous system and helps the child feel more centered and secure. The blog post includes various mindfulness activities that can be used with young children. Click the link to continue reading.

Supporting Teens & Young Adults During COVID-19

Keeping school-aged kiddos entertained can be a new challenge to tackle, but teens and young adults also need support during this time. Read this blog to learn more about supporting teens during COVID-19.