Johannesburg, 01 April 2020: Nickelodeon has recently launched its #KidsTogether campaign – a global multiplatform prosocial initiative that uses the brand’s most popular characters and talent to engage with kids and families. The campaign provides tips for staying healthy and suggests ideas for fun family activities.


#KidsTogether hour-long exclusive special was broadcasted on Nickelodeon’s US YouTube channel yesterday and will be livestreamed today at 16:00 pm CAT on Nickelodeon’s Facebook page 
in Africa. The show is aimed at offering a kid’s-eye view of life today amid COVID-19.  The show was hosted by actress Kristen Bell (The Good Place, Frozen, Veronica Mars) and feature performances by Alicia Keys.

Additionally, kids’ questions and concerns was addressed on the show as well as tips and insights from medical experts. These will include ways to be healthy by providing different ways on how families around the globe can use social distancing to improve and advance their everyday lives as well as relationships.

“The global #KidsTogether initiative is intended to communicate to kids and parents by providing appropriate kid-directed information using our well-known and best loved characters across all types of screens that kids engage with,” says Monde Twala, Senior Vice President & General Manager, ViacomCBS Networks Africa.

Watch the livestream on YouTube (US channel) on https://youtu.be/DYeTahHdKMo and on Facebook today at 16:00 PM CAT on https://www.facebook.com/NickelodeonAfrica/videos/520219528576838.
For more information, parents can visit the DStv website on www.dstv.co.za/ to view the various offerings for families