What do you say to young children who may have seen something scary like the tragedy in Connecticut on TV? I don’t know the correct answer to that.  I’m still trying to make sense of a senseless act.  BUT maybe the words of Fred Rogers could help us to support young children as they are confronted by confusing and scary images. 

‎”When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, ‘Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.’ “

Let’s look for those who are helping- together!

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