Social Distancing and Safety Resources
Autism Little Learners: COVID-19 Social Stories. Includes stories about personal protective equipment (PPE), video chat, adult appearance (due to PPE), getting a haircut, greeting others, and distance learning.
Articles & Blog Posts:
CDC Guidance for K-12 School Administrators on the Use of Masks in School
CHOC Teen Advisers Encourage Peers to Wear Masks During COVID-19
How to Encourage Your Child to Wear a Mask for COVID-19 Protection
Making Face Masks Fun: Tips for Helping Your Child with Special Needs
Mask Up! Tips to Make Kids More Comfortable With Masks, Broken Down by Age
Testing Mask Effectiveness (KHQ News Segment)
Other Helpful Links:
Dealing with COVID-19: Curated Resources for Those Working with Individuals Who Have Developmental Disabilities
Face Mask Desensitization Program - How to Help a Child Become Comfortable Wearing a Mask (Applied Behavior Center for Autism)
Statewide Autism and Resources Training Project (START) - Information and Resources in Response to COVID-19
The resources on this page were compiled from various sites and organizations. The BRIDGE Consultant Team did not develop these resources.