This is an area that is very confusing for foster carers and parents alike and hopefully, the links below will help answer any questions you have but there are actually some practical sites too that will help your young person structure their day and use some educational websites during their time at home.
Do not meet others, even friends or family. You can spread the virus even if you don’t have symptoms.
Everyone must stay at home to help stop the spread of coronavirus.
It’s easy to feel overwhelmed by everything you’re hearing about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) right now. It’s also understandable if your children are feeling anxious, too
Coronavirus (COVID-19): Resources for parents/carers
Adults can help by making sure adolescents don’t overestimate the dangers or underestimate their ability to protect themselves.
There have been big changes in our lives because of coronavirus, so we’ve created a children’s guide to coronavirus to help explain the situation.
If you are on twitter, you can follow the most recent updates via the link below –
Talking to children about natural disasters, traumatic events, or worries about the future
Beacon House is passionate about developing freely available resources so that knowledge about the repair of trauma and adversity is in the hands of those who need it. Please feel free to use our resources in your home or work setting.