Resources on Covid for children in USA:
https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2020/02/28/809580453/just-for-kids-a-comic-exploring-the-new-coronavirus

https://www.mindheart.co/descargables

Another resource to explain the pandemic to kids.

https://www.aacap.org/App_Themes/AACAP/Docs/latest_news/2020/Coronavirus_COVID19__Children.pdf
https://childmind.org/article/talking-to-kids-about-the-coronavirus/

https://www.ymcasv.org/covid-19-resource-center/project-cornerstone-virtual-resources

https://www.ymcasv.org/covid-19-resource-center/youth-education

 

 

Therapy Resources in USA:

 

Sidewalk Talk: free online listening to hold space for all people and all feelings.  No fixing, saving, or helping:

https://www.sidewalk-talk.org/onlinelistening.html

 

Statewide Emotional Support Hotline: a free non-judgmental, emotional, non-emergency support line that allows individuals with mental health challenges to talk to a peer who is trained to help:

https://www.mentalhealthsf.org/peer-run-warmline/

 

Therapists offering $50 online sessions for those working on the frontline (e.g., healthcare professionals, first responders grocery store workers): https://www.coronavirusonlinetherapy.com

 

Open-Path Collective: directory of therapists who offer $30-60 per individual session or $30-80 for couples. The client can filter their search, such as for CBT or daytime availability. There is a one-time membership fee for $50 for the client:

https://openpathcollective.org

Feeling Good Institute in Mountain View also offers low cost online therapy.
Find therapist online on this website:  www.telementalhealthsupport.com
 

Therapy & Grief Counseling Organizations in USA:

 

KARA

Kingsley Ave, Palo Alto. 

(650) 321-5272

https://kara-grief.org

 

Hospice of the Valley (San Jose)

https://www.hospicevalley.org/programs-and-services/programs/community-grief-and-counseling-center/

 

BASANT NOW

https://www.basantnow.org/listing/page/2/

 

Hume Center Fremont 

https://www.humecenter.org/i-want-to-receive-services-at-the-hume-center

 

The Center for Living with Dying

(408) 243-0222

https://www.billwilsoncenter.org/services/all/living.html

Therapy & Grief Counseling Organizations

Resources for Mindfulness & Meditation in the SF0-Bay Area 

 

Kaveri Patel (Meditation, Journaling & Consults)

https://www.wisdominwaves.com/

 

Gayathri Narayanan (Daily weekday morning meditations)

https://www.myndtree.org/

 

Bodhi Tree Sangha (Daily weekday evening meditations led by a group of South Asian teachers)

https://www.bodhitreesangha.com/

Counseling Resources in India:

 

www.empowerminds.com

24/7 Free line to talk to a Mental Health Expert – 1800-120820050

 

Bombay Psychiatric Society

For Health Care/Front line Workers in India: +919769334996 from 9am to 9 pm

 

Institute of Psychological Health- IPH’s program- “Dilasa”

For Front liners- Free counseling and psychiatric consultation - +919324753657

Organizations Supporting the COVID Crisis Efforts in India

 

List provided by Stanford’s Center for South Asia https://southasia.stanford.edu/news/how-you-can-help-india-during-covid-surge

 

List provided by NY Times

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/04/28/world/asia/india-covid-how-to-help.html?action=click&module=Spotlight&pgtype=Homepage

 

https://aif.org

 

https://actgrants.in

 

https://oxygenforindia.org

 

NGOS you should be donating to right now:

https://www.instagram.com/sherryshroff/guide/ngos-you-should-be-donating-to-right-now/17872493183432834/?igshid=1keio3mj14sui