Please share the relevant social story with your child:
Coronavirus Stories for Children
Anna Freud https://www.annafreud.org/on-my-mind/self-care/
Provides resources around self-care for both children and families
Young Minds www.youngminds.org.uk/blog/what-to-do-if-you-re-anxious-about-coronavirus
General information for young people about managing their mental health
Stop, Breathe and Think https://www.stopbreathethink.com/kids/
Phone, tablet or web app to support mindfulness
BBC Newsround https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/51204456
BBC Newsround has a section on Coronavirus with guidance to keep children informed and tips to feel supported.
Supporting bereaved children
The Childhood Bereavement Network offers advice on talking to children about death and gives practical support.
Winston’s Wish also provides guidance on how to tell a child or young person that someone has died from coronavirus.
Support Bereaved Children on Creative Education website. Itgives lots of strategies and tips on how to talk to bereaved children.