Subject-Specific Resources

Aquatics
Summer Recreation, Camps, and Pools FAQs   July 9, 2020
Summer Recreation, Camps and Pools Frequently Asked Questions May 22, 2020
Council for the Model Aquatic Health Code/CDC webinar on new CDC pool guidance video  June 1, 2020
Considerations for Public Pools, Hot Tubs, and Water Playgrounds During COVID-19, CDC May 27, 2020

Council for the Model Aquatic Health Code (CMAHC) May 7, 2020

USA Swimming Facility Re-opening Messaging and Planning  May 4, 2020

Guidance on closing hot tubs/spas for extended periods of time, CDC 
Recommendations on reopening hot tubs/spas and other water systems, CDC
Resources on Drinking Water, Recreational Water and Wastewater, CDC
Water, sanitation, hygiene and waste management for COVID-19, WHO
World Health Organization Technical Brief
Championing Your Facility as We Come Out of Crisis, Aquatics International
 

Children & Family
Responding to Children’s Emotional Needs During Times of Crises, HealthyChildren.org
Food and Nutrition Service Guidance on Human Pandemic Response, USDA
Keep kids' play dates small, outside and low-contact during pandemic, doctors advise, NPR News
Dealing with Disappointment During Coronavirus Cancellations, Postponements, Positive Coaching Alliance

Golf Courses
State Mandates on Golf Course Closures
Golf Courses Superintendents of America Association COVID Resources
Coronavirus Protocols for Open Golf Courses
Course Operations & Maintenance (golf courses) NGCOA 
NGCOA information center  (golf with regard to covid19)
Continued maintenance of closed golf courses during COVID-19 Letter to Gov. Wolf, PA Golf Course Superintendents Assoc.  

Food & Nutrition
Food and Nutrition Service Guidance on Human Pandemic Response, USDA   
Nationwide Child Nutrition Waivers, USDA 

Health & Wellness
Top Tips for Exercising at Parks & Rec Sites
COVID-19 Guidance for Park and Recreation Sites that Operate USDA Child Nutrition Programs
COVID-19 in Parks and Recreation: Supporting Community Health and Wellbeing During an Outbreak
COVID-19 and Older Adults: Assisting Our Most Vulnerable Population
No Kid Hungry Coronavirus Grant Request
Virtual Walk with a Doctor : with Dr. Lori Carnsew on stress and anxiety
Virtual Guided Forest Bathing: Forest Bathing International
Staying Safe, Healthy, and Entertained During the Coronavirus, NEEF

Landscaping

COVID-19 Resources By State, Nursery & Landscape Association of North America (NLAE)

News and Resources, National Association of Landscape Professionals

Horticultural Trades Association COVID-19 Resources    April 10, 2020

Maintenance - Park, Playground, Facilities
check with your playground/equipment manufacturer for cleaning and sanitizing instructions
Pennsylvania Park Maintenance Institute Updates
Experts: Stop taking children to playgrounds, playdates during coronavirus outbreak    April 10, 2020
EPA Registered Antimicrobial Products Effective Against COVID-19
Cleaning Procedures for Campgrounds and Recreation Areas, Recreation Resource Management
American Camping Association's 2020 Camp Operations Guide
Recommended Camp COVID Supplies
Keeping a Safe Social Distance in Parks and on Trails During the COVID-19 Pandemic, NRPA
State of Play Guide to Playground Hygiene, AAA
Playground Professionals How Clean Are Your Playgrounds?
Recommendations on Cleaning and Disinfection, CDC
Guidance on COVID-19, OSHA
Governor’s Shutdown Order on Landscape Services, PA Landscape & Nursery Assoc.
Cleaning and Sanitizing Your Playground video from Burke  April 30, 2020
Playworld has provided advice on cleaning playground equipment

Programming
Summer Recreation, Camps, and Pools FAQs   July 9, 2020

Security

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) guidance    March 28, 2020

Summer Camps
Summer Recreation, Camps, and Pools FAQs   July 9, 2020

Summer Recreation, Camps and Pools Frequently Asked Questions May 22, 2020
Considerations for Youth and Summer Camps, CDC  May 22, 2020
Summer Camp Reopening Decision Tool , NRPA  May 15, 2020

Camp Operations Guide Summer 2020, ACA  May 15, 2020

Youth Programs and Camps Decision Tool, CDC  May 15, 2020

Youth Athletics
Guidance for All Sports Permitted to Operate During the COVID-19 Disaster Emergency to Ensure the Safety and Health of Employees, Athletes and the Public, PA Office of the Governor, June 22, 2020
Summer Recreation, Camps and Pools Frequently Asked Questions May 22, 2020
Considerations for Youth Sports, CDC June 8, 2020
Aspen Institute's Guidelines for Reopening Athletic Programs - How will Youth Sports Return to Play?  May 6, 2020

Aspen Institute's Return to Play COVID-19 Risk Assessment Tool  May 6, 2020