P3311: Children Orphaned by COVID-19: Time for Advocacy and Action
Sunday, October 9, 2022
10:55 AM – 11:15 AM US PDT
Location: Anaheim Convention Center, Arena
Children who lose a caregiver are at risk for short-term trauma and lifelong adverse consequences. This session will look at data on how many children have lost a parent or caregiver due to COVID-19, including geographic and racial/ethnic differences. It also will explore the need for urgent advocacy to reach affected children.