Coronavirus

Wellbeing Resources for Parents

Below are a collection of resources for parents to help support your and your children's wellbeing during the Covid-19 pandemic:

Covid-19 advice for parents - supporting your child's emotional wellbeing

Recovery College - online courses in mental wellbeing

British Psychological Society - talking to children about Coronavirus

Neurodevelopmental Service - support for autism and sensory needs

Supporting children and young people with additional and complex needs

Action for happiness - coping calendar

Working from home - your wellbeing action plan

Alliance Psychological Services - for therapeutic support

GOV.UK - for information including online educational resources, exam cancellations and self-isolating

Changing Futures North East - for relational support

Winston's Wish - information, advice and guidance on supporting bereaved children and young people during the Coronavirus outbreak

Children's Commissioner - Children's guide to Covid-19

Coronavirus Social Story - what is the virus?

Coronavirus Social Story - school is closed

Coronavirus Social Story - school is closed 2

Coronavirus Cocial Story - what is a pandemic?

How to wash your hands

Underdogg and the indoor adventure

Boredom pack – creative ideas for young people

Coronavirus - A Book For Children

www.youngminds.org.uk

www.kooth.com

www.bbc.co.uk/newsround

Durig these unprecedented times, it's really important to look after your own wellbeing. Try to take some time to to the things you enjoy, or have a go at some new things. Some ideas include:

Free opera and classical for watching at home​

From standup to the Sistine chapel: the best online culture for self-isolation

CORONAVIRUS: FROM YOGA TO BARRY'S BOOTCAMP — BEST EXERCISE CLASSES ON ZOOM, INSTAGRAM AND YOUTUBE

RHS monthly gardening tips 

Bongo's Bingo is providing FREE Saturday night entertainment amid social distancing measures... here's how you can join in from your living room ​