The situation at the moment is a really difficult time for everyone and has lots of challenges.
NSPCC have put together some information that will hopefully give you some ideas to help keep you and your children safe and well during this time as well as contact numbers for help and advice.

The fact sheet will help with:

  • Talking to you child about Coronavirus
  • Where to go for advice and support
  • Important telephone numbers
  • Scams
  • Calm Kit
  • Drawing and writing activities
  • Relieving stress and focusing your mind
  • Children’s mental health
  • If you’re worried a child is feeling suicide

If you are worried about your child call:
NSPCC helpline: 0808 800 5000
Childine: 0800 1111
YoungMinds Crisis Messenger: Text YM to 85258
YoungMinds Parents Helpline: 0808 8025544
Samaritans: Phone 116123 or email jo@samaritans.org
Domestic abuse helpline: 0808 2000 247

Covid fact sheet for parents