Practices that show evidence of effectiveness in improving public health outcomes when implemented in multiple real-life settings, as indicated by achievement of aims consistent with the objectives of the activities.

Child and Family Outcomes Following Pandemics: A Systematic Review and Recommendations on COVID-19 Policies

C Fong, V., Iarocci, G.

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Systematic Review/Meta-Analysis

Outreach/ Education/ Communications
Policy Change/ Development
Education Access and Quality
Healthcare Access and Quality
Social and Community Context
Tools Included
Outside U.S.

Mitigation and Prevention

This source reviews how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected children and families, and gives recommendations on how these families and surrounding stakeholders can better support them. This includes ensuring age-appropriate information is available for parents and children, supporting childcare needs, collaborating with schools or trusted community institutions, and creating policies that support overall health, safety, and wellbeing as the pandemic continues on.

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Outcomes of Interest

Reduction of Health Disparities

Priority Population(s)

People With a Mental Illness, Youth and Young Adults

Setting(s) of Implementation

Community, School

Geographic Area of Implementation

Implementation Period