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COVID-19 Resources from Johns Hopkins Children's Center

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Visitor Policy: Letter From Children's Center Leadership

In this letter, co-directors Maggie Moon and David Hackam talk about changes to our visitor policy at the Children's Center from COVID-19 (updated Nov. 19, 2020).

How We Are Keeping Your Family Safe

We here to make sure your child gets the care they need. Many times, a face-to-face telemedicine visit from the comfort of your home is all your child may need. Other times, an in-person visit is best, and we’ll make sure it’s safe and convenient. Learn more and how to schedule an appointment.

Welcome to Pediatric Surgery

In this video, our Surgery Care Team shows children and families the changes put in place to ensure your child's safety during COVID-19.

Resources for Kids and Families

Sharable resources, including videos and an activity book, created by Johns Hopkins Children's Center Child Life specialists and others for children and caregivers affected by COVID-19. Available in English, Spanish and Arabic.

Articles and Information for Caregivers

Articles from experts across Johns Hopkins Medicine, including a hand-washing infographic, for parents and caregivers.

Community Resources

Helping families connect to community resources is critical to our mission.


Kids and COVID-19 | FAQ with a Johns Hopkins Children's Center Pediatrician

Pediatrician Rachel Thornton answers common questions about the effects of COVID-19 on children and families.

COVID-19: A Child’s Perspective

Pediatrician Rachel Thornton and pediatric psychiatrist Hal Kronsberg discuss symptoms of COVID-19 and strategies to talk about COVID with children and adolescents.

Everyday Heroes | Essential Hospital Workers

Essential workers are heroes, but to some of us they’re family! We explore how essential workers are staying safe at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center.



Virtual Town Halls

View our series of virtual town halls from Johns Hopkins Children's Center experts about the state of care during the COVID-19 pandemic.


The generosity of our Hopkins community helps us to support COVID-19 patient care and research, including things like hospital supplies, protective gear and respiratory equipment. Select "COVID-19 Pediatrics" from the pull-down menu to donate to the pediatric effort.

For Healthcare Providers

Talking Points for Pediatric Clinicians and Families

Talking points about COVID-19 for clinicians to share with families. Also available in Spanish.

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