COVID-19 Information - Educational Stability for Foster Care Youth in Pennsylvania

COVID-19 Information

State and National Resources

On this page, the Center for Schools and Communities has compiled a listing of state and national resources to assist youth in foster care during the COVID-19 response.

The Pennsylvania Department of Education

Ensuring Educational Stability for Youth in Foster Care During COVID-19-Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

COVID-19: Guidance and Resources for School Communities

Preliminary Guidance for Phased Reopening of Schools

Promoting Positive Learning Climates Online and at Home

Find Meals for Kids During COVID-19

Other State Resources

The Pennsylvania Department of Human Services COVID-19 Page

The Pennsylvania Department of Health COVID-19 Page

Keep Kids Safe-Reporting Child Abuse

PA Partnerships for Children: COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 Planning Tool for Transition-Aged Youth in Foster Care in PA

COVID-19 Response for College Students Who are Homeless or With Experience in Foster Care

Federal Resources

U.S. Department of Education COVID-19 Page

U.S. Children’s Bureau: COVID-19 Resources

National Foster Care and Education Resources

Preparing for the New School Year During COVID-19: A Checklist for LEAs and Child Welfare Agencies

Factsheet: How Can LEAs Support Students in Foster Care During COVID-19?

Factsheet: How Child Welfare Agencies Help Students in Foster Care During COVID-19?

Factsheet: How Can Courts Support Educational Needs of Students in Foster Care During COVID-19?

Planning Checklist: 2020-2021 Student Transportation (Hop Skip Drive)

Trauma and Social and Emotional Learning

Teaching Tolerance: A Trauma-Informed Approach to Teaching Through Coronavirus

Harvard University Center of the Developing Child: COVID-19 Resources

Sesame Street in Communities: Caring for Each Other during COVID-19

Child Trends: COVID-19

Healthy Children: Caring for Children in Foster Care during COVID-19

Children of Trauma: What Educators Need to Know

National Foster Care Organizations and Websites

National Foster Youth Institute: National Coronavirus Resources for Current/Former Foster Youth

Think of Us: Child Welfare COVID-19 Command Center

Foster Club: The COVID-19 Emergency

One Simple Wish: COVID-19 Response

Together We Rise: Responding to Coronavirus Impacting Foster Youth