COVID-19 - Resources for Children and Young People

Here are some resources that children and young people might find useful

What is Coronavirus.pdf [pdf] 1MB

Why school is closed.pdf [pdf] 458KB and what it means

My Coronavirus story.pdf [pdf] 651KB

School closure kit.pdf [pdf] 2MB

Digital resources for Reading Well.docx.pdf [pdf] 130KB - e-books and e-audio recommendations

What to do if you're worried when school is closed - Warwickshire County Council.pdf [pdf] 145KB

Apps and websites to support your mental health and wellbeing.pdf [pdf] 404KB

Think Ninja is an app for children and young people aged 10-18 to support emotional wellbeing. It has been updated with material to support COVID-19 related anxiety.  

Dave the Dog is worried about coronavirus

FACE COVID – How to respond effectively to the Corona crisis - In this brief animation, Dr Russ Harris, author of the international best-seller The Happiness Trap, illustrates how to use ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy) to deal with the Corona crisis and the fear, anxiety and worry that goes with it.

Easy Read guide to Coronavirus from Mencap

Easy read advice on the Coronavirus from Public Health England 

ChildLine: Check out their Calm Zone Tool Box

Papyrus: Self-care during times of uncertainty

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