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Advice for parents and carers - Talking to your Children about Covid-19

Advice for parents and carers - Talking to your Children about Covid-19:

  • Explaining Coronavirus to Young Children - Hillcroft Special School have produced a range of helpful resources - you can find out more at their website here
  • Talking to your Children about Coronavirus - Save the Children have advice on talking to your children about the coronavirus. It includes: getting informed and sharing the facts; answering your child’s questions and addressing any wrong information; validating their feelings and reassuring them - you find out more at their website here 
  •  Talking to your Children about Coronavirus - You can download a free information book explaining the coronavirus to children, illustrated by Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler - you can download it here 
  • UNICEF Resources - UNICEF also have up to date information on the spread of Coronavirus globally and guidance on talking to your children - you can more at their website here 
  • Help your child explore their feelings about Coronavirus - You can download a printable worksheet which explains Covid 19 to young children and helps them think through their emotions - click here to download the worksheet 

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