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The Anacostia Library will be closed from Monday, July 22 - Sunday, Aug. 4 for a scheduled facilities project. Learn more on the Anacostia Library page.

It can be difficult to know how to help children process news they hear about traumatic events. How do we help them feel safe? How much should we tell them? Below are suggested books and online resources that can support you in starting and navigating these conversations.

Preschool to 3rd Grade

Online Resources for Parents & Caregivers