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Talking to Your Children about COVID-19

March 23, 2020

Host:  Dr. Jennifer Hunter, Assistant Director for Family and Consumer Sciences Extension, University of Kentucky

Guest: Dr. David Weisenhorn, Extension Specialist for Parenting and Child Development

Episode 41, Season 2

When life gets turned upside down, it is sometimes difficult to know how much to share with your children.  In this episode of Talking FACS, Dr.  David Weisenhorn sits down with Dr. Jennifer Hunter to share how, when and what to share with children at every age and stage.  As we all learn more about what living with a pandemic means, Dr. Weisenhorn will walk us through the steps of making life as a normal as possible for the kids in your life.

For more information:

Talking to Your Kids about COVID-19

kycovid.ky.gov Scroll down to resources for children

For additional Coronavirus resources:

UK Family and Consumer Sciences Facebook Page

UK Cooperative Extension Coronavirus Website

KY Coronavirus Hotline 1-800-722-5725

Full episode transcript