COVID-19

New Zoom Training Available! 


COVID-19 and Safety
: This training addresses the unique vulnerability of children and youth during COVID-19 and what your church can do to prevent harm and support families during this challenging time. It also includes best practices and safety tips for Zoom and virtual kids' programming for churches.

Schedule Your Zoom Event Today!

Involving Children in the (Virtual) Worshipping Community
Virtual Worship

In March, as houses of worship were responding to the COVID-19 outbreak, my congregation scrambled to discover ways to worship without gathering in person. We hoped that the entire worshipping community would experience a smooth transition from worship in the sanctuary to worship at home. For adults, we trust that worship will feel right through the familiar weave of music, prayer, scripture, and sermon. But for children?

 

New Online Resource! 

Bring a Dove's Nest speaker to your faith communityvirtually! In this time when so many churches are meeting online, Dove's Nest is excited to be able to offer a new sermon / short training resource. Creating Safety for Children and Vulnerable Adults provides tips on how to make our churches safe spaces, including information about caring for each other during the COVID-19 pandemic and resources available to aid in prevention efforts and help support survivors. Find out more ...

Online Training


Are the Kids Okay During the Pandemic? 

11 Ways to Keep Children and Youth Safe While They’re at Home

By Dove's Nest Staff
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Children and youth need protection now more than ever. The COVID-19 pandemic has led to school closures, economic stress, and unmet childcare needs, leaving many parents in a lurch. It’s not surprising that child abuse, neglect, and domestic violence are predicted to increase ... Read more.

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COVID-19 AND FAITH FOR CHILDREN & YOUTH: