NH Family Voices and the Parent Information Center are offering these Zoom chats… click on the registration link and we will e-mail you a conformation and Zoom address.
Monday, May 18th 3:30 – 4:30 pm
Ready… Set.. Breathe!
Adjusting to the “new normal” of COVID 19 can be difficult, especially when caring for a family member with a disability and or special healthcare needs. How do you find time for self-care and ensure you are putting your oxygen mask on first? Join a conversation to share your challenges and get ideas and resources to find your oxygen mask. Facilitated by Jenn at NHFV – recently appointed remote teacher, mask deliverer, and zoom/google meet expert.
Thursday, May 14th at 3:30-4:30 pm
“Supporting your child with special health care needs during COVID-19”
Families that include a child with special health care needs face different challenges during this strange time we find ourselves in. Are you worried about what COVID-19 might mean for your child’s health? Are you seeing increased levels of stress or changes in behavior? Join our Zoom chat to discuss your concerns with Dr. Jan McGonagle, a developmental pediatrician with a focus on children and youth with special health care needs.
Wednesday, May 20th at 7:00 pm
I NEED my friends!!!
Teens and young adults crave socialization! Do you have questions about how you (or your teen/youth) with a disability and or chronic illness can stay safe AND socialize during these new times of social distancing? Are you worried about what COVID-19 looks like in a young person? Want to talk about some creative ways to live during the current state of affairs? Or do you have other concerns? Join our Zoom chat to have a discussion about these concerns with Dr. Lisa Plotnick (specializing in pediatrics and internal medicine) and Cate, a YEAH council member.