Find links below that may assist you to explain the coronavirus and it’s implications to children :-
Stories for children and young people about Coronavirus and how this is affecting the people they can see and the things that they can do :
See Hear Respond Partnership
Please find below link to Barnardo’s website for information on See Hear Respond Partnership which is being funded by Department of Education, set up to help children and young people in England who are experiencing harm and increase adversity during coronavirus crisis.
The partnership offers support from a group of community based organisations, including Barnardo’s to those who are not being seen in schools or by other key agencies. There is information for professionals on how to make a referral and information/resources for children and young people and parents and carers.
What parents need to know about COVID-19
Is your child poorly? Click here for a a really useful tool for other illnesses that could happen to children which are non COVID related.
There are ways to get medical help, advice and prescriptions online or over the phone.
Please remember that it’s still important to get medical help for any condition at the earliest opportunity. You can find more information about the different ways to get medical advice and support at the NHS webpage “Getting medical help from home”.
For urgent medical advice, the NHS 111 online website will tell you when and where to get help, and can arrange for you to be contacted by a nurse if needed.
Only call 111 if you are unable to get help online. In an emergency, dial 999.