Sonoma County Office of Education

Coronavirus Resources for Families

Following are resources for families to support student learning and emotional/mental health during Coronavirus.

Planning for the Fall

School districts are being encouraged to offer a range of options to serve families with different needs in the fall under social distancing standards. This graphic outlines some of the possible models that districts might offer.

Roadmap to a Safe Reopening: Parent Guide

FAQs: Distance Learning: The California Department of Education provides many answers about distance learning in this helpful FAQ.

Overall Support

California Parent and Youth Helpline: The CA Parent and Youth Helpline provides support and referrals during the current COVID-19 pandemic, 7-days a week from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Call or text 1-855-4APARENT (855-427-2736) for English, Spanish and other languages.

Academic Support

Mental Health and Emotional Support

Community Resources to Support Families

Childcare for Emergency Workers

Childcare Available for Emergency Healthcare Workers:
A partnership between Community Child Care Council of Sonoma County (4Cs), the County of Sonoma Emergency Operations Center and First 5 Sonoma County has resulted in a rapid deployment of emergency child care for hospital workers and possibly, other essential workers during the COVID-19 crisis. Learn more.

Assistance Applying for Benefits

The Redwood Community Health Coalition can help families with applying for (or renewals for) Medi-Cal, CMSP (county program), Covered California, as well as nutrition assistance programs like CalFresh. Learn more.

General Information About Schools and COVID-19