In these challenging times we need to focus on maintaining children’s and adult’s mental health. Some of the resources below will help you talk to your child and help your child talk to you about how they are feeling and some general well-being advice about having to stay in for you and your children.
BBC Newsround has a comprehensive section on coronavirus with text and video guidance on tips if a child is worried, how to wash their hands and what self-isolation means.
Childmind has advice on how to talk to your child.
Health for Kids has age appropriate information to explain the coronavirus
Health for Kids: Grownups has information to help parents and carers explain the coronavirus to their children
Health for Teens has age appropriate information to explain the coronavirus
Oak Learning Academy (As recommended by Department of Education)
Health and advice
Families First is the place to go for information, advice and guidance on local and national services for families, parents and carers.
Asthma UK for advice and support regarding living with asthma .