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Coronavirus Advice and Useful links

Below are some links to areas which may be useful to you or your child.


Talking to Children About Coronavirus

How to cope if you’re feeling anxious about the outbreak

Anna Freud: Video for parents

Anna Freud: Video for children & young people

Supporting Children during social distancing

National Autistic Society – Covid-19 guidance and helpline for parents, young people and staff

Mencap - Easy Read guide to Coronavirus

Guide to helping parents answer questions from their children and to support family wellbeing

Talking to your child about Coronavirus and 10 tips from their Parents Helpline to support family wellbeing

Bereavement Links below:-

St Joseph’s Hospice supports people affected by a death

The Loss Foundation offers group support and guidance for adults experiencing bereavement by cancer, but will be extending their service in response to the Covid-19 crisis.

Cruse Bereavement Care provides support including telephone contact and group support. Visit  Hopeagain is the Cruse service for young people.  Visit

Child Bereavement UK supports families and children going through a bereavement. Visit


The Compassionate Friends (TCF) provides support, understanding and comfort to bereaved siblings and parents coping with a death. Visit

Winston's Wish provides services to bereaved children, young people and their families +  offers practical support and guidance. Visit

Childline offers support via telephone counselling and through providing information and advice to children + young people. Visit



Advice and Guidelines from the Department of Education & Hackney Learning Trus