Countering COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Stigma and Racism: Tips for Parents and Caregivers

Concerns over COVID-19 can make children and families anxious and may also lead to placing blame on others who are perceived to be associated with the outbreak. Though the initial spread of COVID-19 occurred in China, it is important to inform children in a developmentally appropriate manner that the disease is linked to a geographic location and not to a race or nationality.

Countering Coronavirus Stigma and Racism_Parents.pdf, 233.44 KB; (Last Modified on March 25, 2020)