Resources for Candlelighters Families

Your well being is important to us, and we want to make sure that you know about all of the resources* available to you. Please see below for ideas on keeping busy at home, as well as links to other website with information on Coronavirus support guides, helpful apps, and articles. If you have ideas or links to resources you think would be useful to our community, please email Lisa.

Fun things to do at home with kids

Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems

Mo welcomes you into his studio at home and guides you through drawing/writing activities

Story Online
Listen to story time from celebs at Storyline Online
Lesson Plans
Lesson plans and projects by grade (up to 9th grade)
Family activity ideas and virtual events for kids (regardless of location):

18 At-Home Ideas To Keep Kids Busy

Ways to Pass the Time
Georgia Aquarium Webcam
San Diego Zoo Webcam
Useful Articles
Oregon coronavirus layoffs: What to do when you’ve lost your job
Washington State: For Workers affected by Covid-19

Meditation Apps
Insight Timer
Coronavirus Support Guides
NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness)

Marie Forleo

Comprehensive lists of resources 

Information about food pantries, shelters, utility assistance programs, information in Spanish, ideas on entertainment, etc.

​​​​​​​Please check your local school district’s websites for your local resources. Many are providing free grab and go meals, remote learning resources, and more information on local support in your community.

Helplines and Crisislines
Food Resources for food pantries in your area.
Crisis Text Line (24/7 Text Support)
@CrisisTextline (Instagram)
Domestic Violence and Abuse

National Suicide Prevention
Eating Disorders
Substance Abuse
*Please note that we're not affiliated with, endorsing or recommending any of these organizations or activities.