New social situations: Helping your children navigate BC’s restart plan

With summer officially upon us and B.C. easing its pandemic restrictions, many families are turning their attention to social gatherings. Now that playdates and large parties are once again allowed, some parents and caregivers are expressing concerns with the impact of physical distancing on their children’s development.

Luckily, experts say you already have the tools it takes to support your child’s social and emotional health. BC Children's Hospital has provided some excellent information and resources as to how to navigate these new social interactions, to encourage healthy social and emotional development, and introduces an exciting provincial initiative called the Feelings First campaign.

Learn more here.