The COVID-19 pandemic has affected our lives in drastic and unexpected ways. Below are resources that may be helpful for students and their families during this time of unprecedented challenge. While some of these resources are unique to the Denver area, many are available to people around the US.

 

General Resources

Connection during a time of social distancing from The National Mentoring Partnership

Situation Reports for COVID-19 from John Hopkins (updated regularly)

Steps to Prevent Illness from the CDC

A Collection of helpful COVID-19 statistics from Everlywell

A Colorado Tenant’s Guide to COVID-19 from the COVID-19 Eviction Defense Project

The More Life Community Center is offering food, resources, legal aid, and support. Updated details on their webpage.

The Colorado School Safety Resource Center

Tips for avoiding scams, phising, and spam emails during this time from Panda Security

A Senior’s Guide to Protecting Yourself and Your Home During Coronavirus from Hippo

A guide to COVID-19 and retirement and a guide to Medicare from RetireGuide

Tips on what to do during quarantine from EduBirdie

A Kids’ Learning Resources & Fun Educational Websites Guide from Sitejabber

Workplace Discrimination As A Result of Coronavirus and other workplace guidelines during COVID-19 from Florin | Roebig Trial Attorneys

How to Move with Kids, a guide to easing moving anxiety during COVID-19 from Zolo

A Guide to Coronavirus Test Kits from Sitejabber

A List of Virtual Museum and Gallery Tours from Million Mile Secrets

 

Food Resources

Church in the City is partnering with Food Bank of the Rockies to hand out food bags on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 12:00 – 2:00 pm.

Location: 1580 Gaylord St. Denver, CO 80206 (use side entrance on 16th avenue)

Learn More: https://churchinthecity.org/churchemergencyresponse

The More Life Community Center is offering food, resources, legal aid, and support. Updated details on their webpage.

24/7 free food from Denver Community Fridges – learn more here

Additional resources including SNAP Benefits (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), food pantries, and a food resource hotline from Hunger Free Colorado

 

Mental Health Resources

Coping with Coronavirus Anxiety from the Conversation

Mental Health Center of Denver Resources

The CDC’s guidelines for coping with and managing stress

Senior Guide to Mental Health During Coronavirus from MedicareAdvantage.com

Guide to Parenting and Family Health from Sprout Therapy

Information on Telehealth and Online Mental Health Resources During the COVID-19 Pandemic from Sunshine Behavioral Health

COVID-19 Addiction Relapse Guide from The Palm Beach Institute

A discussion about guarding mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic from Rehab 4 Addiction

An article on the relationship between eating disorders and alcohol abuse from Addiction Treatment Services and Phoenix Behavioral Health

 

Physical Fitness Resources

Downward Dog, an app that includes guided yoga, HIIT workouts, and other classes (discounts available to students and educators)

Planet Fitness is posting live, at-home workouts on their Facebook page

Orangetheory Fitness is posting daily at-home workout videos on their Youtube channel

CorePower Yoga has free sessions on their Youtube channel

 

Resources Available to Students

Affordable internet solutions from Comcast Internet Essentials

An updated activity and resources guide for K-12 students at home from LiveScience.com

Education and training resources for students from Essayontime.com

Coding tools and resources for kids learning from home from UT Austin

Denver Area School District Resources/Responses:

APS

DPS

Jeffco

Mapleton

Sheridan

 

Local Government Announcements/News by County

Arapahoe

Adams

Denver

Jefferson

Thornton

 

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