Home Health & Fitness Coronavirus Help

Coronavirus Help

Discover important coronavirus tips, resources and support — plus fun things for families to do, from virtual events to movie lists to crafts and science experiments, while at home. It’s all tailored for parents here in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor.

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12 Virtual Races to Add To Your Running Routine

5K, 10K and marathon races are on pause in 2020 but you can still get your fill of running fun at one of these virtual races put on by both local and national groups.
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Drive-In Movies Near Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Missing date night at your favorite theater? Get a retro movie-going experience at one of these drive-in movies in southeast Michigan and beyond.
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Setting Up a Pandemic Pod for Your Child

"Pandemic" Pods have been helping parents strike balance between safety and socialization since before coronavirus hit. Find out what they are and how you can set one up.
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8 Ways to Bring Mindfulness Into Your Remote Learning Routine

This year's school year is more stressful than ever before. Keep your kids grounded with these 8 ways to bring mindfulness to your remote learning.
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Virtual Children’s Musical to Raise Funds for Kids Without Computer Access

This first of its kind virtual children's musical aims to help the 5000-plus schools in need of financial aid to support virtual learning during the 2020 school year.
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10 Brain Breaks to Try With Kids Remote Learning

Scheduling brain breaks into your child's online school day is an important piece of keeping them focused. Here are 10 ideas to get you started.
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COVID-19 Cases in U.S. Kids Surpass Half Million

The American Academy of Pediatrics just announced the number of COVID-19 cases for U.S. kids increaded 16% from Aug. 20-Sept. 3, 2020.
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Planning Your IEPs During COVID

Find out what you need to know to advocate for your child with developmental disabilities and get tips to help plan your IEPS during COVID, too.
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Oakland County Sends Schools $28 Million for COVID Expenses

Thanks to the CARES Act, schools in Oakland County will receive $28 million to help with some of the extra expenses caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
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What’s Reopening in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Michigan's stay-at-home order is slowly being lifted and if you're wondering what's reopening in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor, we've got you covered.
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YMCA Learning Centers Open for Remote-Learning Students

To support families whose kids are learning online, YMCA Y Learning Centers provide space for remote school this fall.
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Best Family Movies and Shows That Just Hit Streaming Services in September

Looking for something that the whole family can watch together? Check out these 12 movies and shows that just hit streaming services.