COVID-19 and Pregnancy

Click on area of interest for links to COVID-19 Resources

Information Regarding COVID-19 and Pregnancy/Breastfeeding

Information on COVID-19 and Pregnant Women and Children

Information Regarding COVID-19 Related Anxiety/Stress

Helping Perinatal Patients Cope During COVID-19 Outbreak

CDC Guidance on Managing Anxiety and Stress (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Mental Health and Coping During a Pandemic (Zero to Thrive)

Keep Calm Through COVID Hotline – 1-866-310-7977-This free phone line from the Office of Behavioral Health provides trained, compassionate counselors to support Louisianans through this difficult time. Counselors are available 24/7 and can link callers to mental health and substance abuse counseling services.

Tools for Families with Young Children


Talking to Children about Coronavirus (COVID-19) (American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry)


Parent/Caregiver Guide to Helping Families Cope with the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (National Child Traumatic Stress Network)


Vroom APP-  Provides science-based tips and creative ideas for parents and caregivers to use during shared time with their children