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Coronavirus and Children’s Wellbeing

The following links offer advice, support and useful information for parents and carers for children’s wellbeing during the coronavirus outbreak

Talking to children about coronavirus

  • Coronavirus helpline for parents and carers run by Dorset County Council’s Educational Psychology Service

Dorset Council’s Coronavirus helpline for parents and carers

  • Advice from the British Psychological Society about talking to children

https://www.bps.org.uk/sites/www.bps.org.uk/files/Policy/Policy%20-%20Files/Talking%20to%20children%20about%20coronavirus.pdf

  • Young minds Starting a conversation with your child

https://youngminds.org.uk/starting-a-conversation-with-your-child/

Support and advice about family life

  • Managing the transition to home schooling, advice from UCL:

https://www.ucl.ac.uk/ioe/departments-and-centres/centres/centre-inclusive-education/homeschooling-children-send/managing-transition-home-schooling

  • NSPCC Advice and support for children and families during the coronavirus outbreak

https://www.nspcc.org.uk/keeping-children-safe/coronavirus-advice-suppport-children-families-parents/

  • Advice From Young Minds

https://youngminds.org.uk/find-help/for-parents/