It is Desi Women Empowered’s mission to provide a safe and supportive learning environment in which women and children of South Asian descent can express themselves and advocate for their social, emotional, health, and mental health needs within their family systems and community-based care providers.
Due to the current pandemic, social distancing and physical isolation is vital. However, this doesn't mean you need to feel socially isolated. The DWE team is here to virtually support you and your loved ones during this time. From resources about how to explain the current situation to your child (or children) to meditation resources - please feel free to share the resources below!
Talking to Children About Coronavirus
Tips for Caregivers During Infectious Disease Outbreak
Developed by SAMHSA, This handout provides strategies to help children manage stress and anxiety based on developmental age.