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Links to useful websites

Please find some links below that may help parents and children during the Coronavirus Pandemic.

 

Supporting parents and carers video – the Anna Freud Centre

This video provides guidance to parents and carers about how they can support themselves and their children during any disruption caused by the coronavirus.

Supporting Parents and Carers Video

 

Self-care strategies – the Anna Freud Centre

A selection of self-care strategies that have been developed by young people to help manage their own wellbeing. During a time when access to regular appointments may be disrupted or anxiety might be heightened, it might be helpful to try one or some of these strategies.

Self Care Stratergies

 

Helpful information to answer questions from children regarding Coronavirus-Place2Be

Place2Be

 

Talking to your child about the Coronavirus-Young Minds

Talking to your child about Coronavirus

 

Coronavirus and your wellbeing-MIND

Coronavirus and Your Wellbeing

 

Worries about the world – Childline advice page

This page includes information on what concerns a child might currently have, for example about the coronavirus, and some things to try to address these worries.

Worries about the World

 

Mood journal – Childline

Children can sign up to Childline’s “locker” and track their daily mood in the mood journal. This might be a helpful way for children to balance their mood during a period of uncertainty.

Mood Journal

 

Calm zone – Childline

A toolbox of activities such as breathing exercises, coping videos, yoga videos and games that can help children feel calm in a period of disruption.

Calm Zone

 

Understanding anxiety illustration – Priory Group

Understanding Anxiety

 

Coronavirus comic strip – NPR

A comic strip to help children understand what the coronavirus is and respond to some common questions and worries they may have.

COVID Comic Strip

 

Tips for if you’re worried about the coronavirus – Newsround video

Tips if your worried about Coronavirus

 

How to cope when you can’t go to school because of the coronavirus – Newsround video

How to cope if you cannot go to school due to Coronavirus