Below you will find a few links for key sites which have information aimed directly at children and young people in relation to COVID – 19.
1. Young Scot has a dedicated campaign site
‘Find out more about what's happening and the simple steps you can take to help prevent catching COVID-19 and spreading to others. Also find out more about what you can do if you are feeling anxious and worried, and how you can support others in your community’
2. The Children and Young People’s Commissioner for Scotland site has some information about children’s rights in a time of crisis and a number of helpful links to resources
3. In particular CYPCS recommend the #Covibook for children under 7 which can be downloaded here
https://www.mindheart.co/descargables / https://660919d3-b85b-43c3-a3ad-3de6a9d37099.filesusr.com/ugd/64c685_319c5acf38d34604b537ac9fae37fc80.pdf
4. Childline have a dedicated Cornoavirus page which covers what coronavirus is, what to do if you are worried and how to cope if you are staying at home
Please note Childline are having to reduce their hours of operation. As of tonight the phone line / online chat will only be available from 9am til midnight. https://www.childline.org.uk