Coronavirus and Children
Wondering about the impact the virus is having on your children? This 3-part video series created with H.E.L.P Kids, answers important questions parents and carers have about coronavirus and children. Information reflects NHS guidance as of 03 April 2020.
How do I keep my child healthy during the coronavirus pandemic?
What can I do if I think my child has coronavirus?
When should I get medical help for my unwell or injured child during the coronavirus pandemic?
Websites you can count on for information
Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health – This resource list for parents and carers is being updated regularly to help you find information on everything COVID-19 related.
World Health Organization – Here are some great infographics and tips on parenting in the time of COVID-19.
Public Health England – This guide is for parents and carers on supporting children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
NHS – Here is some advice from the NHS on self-isolation if you or someone you live with has symptoms of coronavirus.
England Department for Education – Check out this guide if you have any questions about the closure of schools and childcare settings.