Supporting Resettling Children and Families in the U.S.
Join us for a webinar highlighting new and existing resources from our Displacement and Resettlement topic page.
In this webinar, Sesame Workshop’s Tara Wright highlights our domestic Welcome Sesame initiative, which expands our efforts to support families affected by conflict and crisis. Throughout the webinar we will discuss our current content offerings, including 2 new professional development courses, as well as dive into ways these resources can be implemented in your work with children and families.
Note: The webinar was hosted live on December 7th at 1PM EST. If you have any questions about the resources discussed, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: Welcome Sesame Webinar Follow Up.
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Rhythms of Resilience
An interactive course that helps providers and caring community members introduce resilience-building practices to young children and families affected by crisis.
An Introduction to ‘Welcome Sesame’
Follow along for an introduction to resources designed to support families experiencing displacement or resettlement as a result of crisis.
Explore ways you can support newcomer families in your community.
A Guide for Families Affected by Crisis and Displacement
Your caring presence, paired with playful learning activities, can help families gain important skills to help them as they settle in to their new or for-now home. This guide includes information and activities to help you offer comfort and facilitate learning in the families you work with.
Zoe is Fearful
Video for children on dealing with big feelings, and how to cope with feeling afraid.
Coping with the Trauma of Resettling (Pashto)
Children and adults can learn coping strategies and resilience-building techniques to help lessen the effects of traumatic experiences.