Note to Clients: Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, Ability4Good is prioritizing the health and safety of our clients and supporting the public effort to "flatten the curve" by reducing in-person contact as much as possible via social distancing. Click here to read our official notice.
We hope these resources and activities can provide some support during the COVID-19 outbreak.
This website provides a support strategy toolkit for caregivers on dealing with times of stress and uncertainty for individuals with ASD.
Activities & Programs
Kids Up Front
Kids Up Front is offering interactive and educational program booklets for families to work on together at home. Each program has a different theme: theatre, music and sports! There's something for everyone! Thanks to Kids Up Front for offering such an awesome program.
Click to open each booklet below:
MindHeart is offering activity booklets for families to work on together at home. The book is designed for children under 7 years old and is to help support families in discussing the emotional impact arising from the current situation.
You can click to download the English version here. You can also check out there website for other languages such as Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Polish, Arabic, Hebrew, Indonesian, German, Chinese and more!
Alberta Health Services Resources
Text4Hope is a service that provides free daily messages so that people can receive advice and encouragement helpful in developing healthy personal coping skills and resiliency.
TEXT4HOPE - Website information
To subscribe, text COVID19HOPE to 393939
PDF Resources for Mental Health & Wellbeing
The following are PDF resources to support families mental health and wellness in a time of stress and isolation.
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