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.

How to Find the Best Care for an Aging Loved One During COVID-19

Finding a stellar caregiver that you can depend is tough. Learn what questions to ask and qualities to look for in a potential caregiver or facility.
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Where to Buy Face Masks for Kids

All Michiganders that are able to wear face masks are currently required to do so in public spaces. Here we offer tips on properly wearing a mask along with places to buy cute face masks for kids.

The New Normal: COVID-19 Etiquette for Leaving the House

What is considered rude in the age of COVID-19? An infectious disease expert and local grocery store manager offer their covid-19 etiquette tips and how to act in public.
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Simple Summer Switch-Ups: How to Loosen Your Rules for the Sake of Fun

Local parents are loosening up on traditional house rules in the name of fun and memory-making. Here's how they're doing it.
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A Parent’s Guide to School Online

Keeping your child home this fall? Prepare for the school year and help your child get the most out of digital learning with this guide to online school.
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What Parents Need to Know About Coronavirus in Detroit, Ann Arbor and Beyond

Does COVID-19 have you feeling confused and helpless? Take control by learning everything that parents need to know about coronavirus in Detroit and beyond with this handy roundup.

Best Family Movies and Shows Streaming This August

Have you binged your way through your favorite flicks and shows? Have no fear, we have you covered with this list of new movies and shows streaming this August.
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How to Overcome FOGO: A Fear of Going Out

FOGO, or the fear of going out, is a common worry for parents during the coronavirus pandemic. Here are some expert tips to keep calm as you start going out again.
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Metro Detroit Parents’ Biggest Back-to-School COVID Concerns

What are your biggest back-to-school COVID concerns and challenges for 2020-21? Discover what over 270 southeast Michigan parents said in our survey.
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A Teacher’s Perspective on Going Back-to-School During the Pandemic

A local teacher who works with preschoolers from low income families shares her thoughts on reopening our schools during the coronavirus pandemic.
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At-Home Summer Accidents to Avoid with Kids

We're all sticking a bit closer to home this summer but that doesn't mean summer fun is risk-free. Get some tips to avoiding the most common at-home accidents.
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Saving for College During the Pandemic

Attending college might look different moving forward, but the way students prepare to save for tuition is still just as important as ever.