Request parenting support during COVID-19 outbreak
During this unprecedented time of social distancing/ self-isolation amid the coronavirus pandemic, parents are faced with new roles, which come with new challenges. Parenting/ managing with children at home can great fun, but can also be very tough too. We can help provide some of the additional support you may require.
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Talking to children about COVID-19
News of the coronavirus (COVID-19) is everywhere, many parents are wondering how to bring up the epidemic in a way that will be reassuring and not make kids more worried than they already may be.
Coronavirus Specific Guides:
Pregnancy can be an exciting time, but it is likely that Coronavirus outbreak has caused you to feel anxious and worried. If you are pregnant and worried about coronavirus, here are some links for further advice.
Health and Wellbeing
Taking care of your mind as well as your body is really important while staying at home because of coronavirus (COVID-19).
You may feel bored, frustrated or lonely. You may also be low, worried or anxious, or concerned about your finances, your health or those close to you. It's important to remember that it is OK to feel this way and that everyone reacts differently.
Remember, this situation is temporary and, for most of us, these difficult feelings will pass. Staying at home may be difficult, but you are helping to protect yourself and others by doing it.
The tips and advice here are things you can do now to help you keep on top of your mental wellbeing and cope with how you may feel while staying at home. Make sure you get further support if you feel you need it.
As people around the world continue to self-isolate amid the coronavirus pandemic, parents have found themselves taking on a new role as teachers.
However, even with remote help from real teachers, many parents have found the stay-at-home teaching model to be quite difficult.
From children begging to return to school to parents admitting they aren’t able to figure out their child’s homework, these are the issues parents are facing.
Whilst at this time of Social Distancing/Self-Isolation, Parenting/Managing with children at home can be lots of fun but can also be very challenging too. We can help, as we deliver virtual groups and on line support. Click here to view our Online Parenting course details
Here are a number of links to help you with your home schooling.
There will be many vulnerable people in our community who will have to self-isolate. This site will provide a central location for the vulnerable that are unable to seek help from family, friends and neighbours. You can request help, volunteer to help and find useful resources.