The Costello Center - Center for Mental Health Therapy and Counseling
Dear valued clients, we at The Costello Center have compiled a short list of resources that could prove useful in navigating through the current status of the Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19). All information and activities listed are free and may prove beneficial to everyone.

Information regarding COVID-19:

  • The Costello Center's Recommendations
    • Please check out our recommendations!
    • Tips during Covid-19
    • If you need to contact us please call us at 727-345-2667 or email us at info@thecostellocenter.com.
  • Resources for Families During the Coronavirus Pandemic
    • Understanding COVID-19 news coverage
    • How to stay calm for yourself and your kids
    • Learning at home and homework help
    • What to watch, read, and play
    • Information is available in español
  • Child/caregiver information (coronavirus)
    • Parent/Caregiver Guide to Helping Families Cope with Coronavirus (2019)
    • A full guide released by The National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN)
    • Learn how to be ready and respond to events revolving COVID-19
    • View the full resource here: Childcaregivercoronavirus.pdf
  • Pinellas County School Meals
    • Meals will be distributed “Grab & Go” at various Pinellas County Schools
    • Lunch (& Breakfast for next Day) will be served together in a Single Bag
    • All meals are FREE for anyone 18 years old & under
    • Child/Teen must be present to receive meals
    • Meals will be distributed as ‘Drive-Thru” at the Car/Bus circle & for ‘Walkers’ near the Main Entrance of School
    • View flyer here: Pinellas Summer-Food-Program (2020)

Educational Resources and Virtual Tours

  • Downloadable Audiobooks, eBooks, Magazines and Music
    • Pinellas Public Library Cooperative is sharing their repertoire of digital media for downloading or streaming
    • Overdrive Audiobooks, eBooks, movies, and rbdigital Magazines
  • Wild, Free & Crafty Art Activities
    • Free online art lessons for kids and adults
    • Ease some anxiety with art therapy, learn how to create awesome projects, and enjoy getting creative.
    • Classes begin on Monday, March 16th. All videos are still viewable if a lesson is missed.
  • Virtual Tours of National Parks
    • 33 National Parks are available to tour virtually.
    • All tours are free!
  • Virtual Art Exhibits
    • View works from all across the globe!
    • Exhibits showcase paintings, sculptures, and other works of art complete with full descriptions.
  • Online Tour of The Louvre
    • The Louvre is the world's largest art museum and a historic monument in Paris, France.
    • Pieces of art and antiques from around the world are still viewable through their virtual tour.