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Caregiver Resource Roundup – April 7, 2020

Enjoy this week’s Caregiver Resource Roundup of resources for you and your family to use along with Flying Horse Farms Camp at Home! The Caregiver Resource Roundup will be posted weekly and include a variety of resources for caregivers of children with serious illnesses to utilize as we navigate this tough time. Have an idea for a resource you’d like to be included? Send it over to Abby!

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HEALTHY HABITS 

Our friends at SeriousFun Children’s Network have rounded up three helpful tips on how to encourage healthy hand-washing practices in your home, utilizing techniques used at Flying Horse Farms and other SeriousFun camps around the globe. Click here to check it out.

 

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PEDIACAST – COVID-19 

Join Doctor Mike Patrick from one of Flying Horse Farms’ Partner Hospitals, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, as he explores COVID-19. Dr. Patrick discusses the novel coronavirus in a factual manner and leaves you with helpful takeaways regarding what you can do to best protect you and your family during this time. Click here to check it out.

 

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GUIDE TO HELP FAMILIES COPE WITH COVID-19 

Created by the National Child Traumatic Stress Network, this guide dives into preparedness and response techniques, including how to discuss information with your children, create a sense of normalcy, and take care of yourself. Click here to check it out.

 

MINDFULNESS  

During this time of uncertainty, it is more important than ever to practice self care. Insight Timer is a meditation and mindfulness app that includes over 30,000 free meditations coming from a range of practices, benefits, and topics. Click here to check it out.