How Do I Answer My Young Child’s Difficult Questions about Global Conflict or War?

A Bright Horizons® Resource for Families

When war or global conflicts occur in our world, we are all impacted – including our children. Even if you are able to shield your child from violent images or news stories, they may still have difficult questions about current events. There is no single, correct way to respond to your child when they are struggling to understand tragic events in our world. What young children need more than anything is our presence, warmth, and strength. For more information and tips, please explore the following resources.

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