Bereavement Support

Working from home with kids

Coronavirus dealing with effects toolkit

Chance to chat - Complete this form if you would like to chat to one of our team.  Please use your Google Classroom log in details to access the document

Young Minds - Talking to your child about Coronavirus and 10 tips from their Parents Helpline to support family wellbeing

Carers UK - Guidance for carers

Mental Health Top Tips

Support for parents/carers

Talking to a child worried about Coronavirus 

The NSPCC has created a new webpage with information and advice for parents or carers who are worried a child or young person may be struggling with their mental health or has anxiety about Coronavirus. The webpage includes information on: talking about feelings and worries; keeping in touch and balancing screen time; ways to create structure and routine; and helping to give children a sense of control. Read more information and advice on the links below:

Talking to a child worried about coronavirus (COVID-19)

 NSPCC talking to a child about Coronavirus - Click here  

Tips on How to have difficult conversations with children NSPCC How to have difficult conversations - Click here

MIND - Coronavirus and your wellbeing https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/coronavirus-and-your-wellbeing/

Resources for parents during coronavirus – Please click on the link below for a list of handy, free online activities and materials to use at home.  https://www.childrenscommissioner.gov.uk/coronavirus/resources/

Department for Education coronavirus helpline

The Department for Education coronavirus helpline is available to answer questions about COVID-19 relating to education and children’s social care. Staff, parents and young people can contact this helpline as follows:

Phone: 0800 046 8687
Opening hours: 8am to 6pm (Monday to Friday), 10am to 4pm (Saturday to Sunday)​