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Safeguarding and remote education during coronavirus (COVID-19)

Resource description: Official interim safeguarding guidance from the Department for Education about how to follow safeguarding procedures when planning remote education strategies and teaching remotely during COVID-19. Link to resource: Visit the website Resource format: Webpage Topic: Practical Guidance and Safeguarding Audience: Educational providers and Senior Leadership

Coronavirus (COVID-19): safeguarding in schools, colleges and other providers

Resource description: Official interim safeguarding guidance from the Department for Education on keeping children safe in education settings; including the role of the local authority in aiding with this phased return. Link to resource: Visit the website Resource format: Webpage Topic: Practical Guidance and Safeguarding Audience: Educational providers and Senior Leadership

Supporting vulnerable children and young people during the coronavirus outbreak

Resource description: Governmental Coronavirus-related guidance for supporting vulnerable children who have a social worker, and children and young people up to the age of 25 with education, health and care (EHC) plans. Link to resource: Visit the webpage Resource format: Webpage Topic: Advice: Children and Young People Audience: Educational providers

4 Mental Health: Mental Health and Wellbeing Resources

Resource description: This website, co-funded by NHS England, is offering support around wellbeing and coping strategies; including how to create a wellbeing plan. Link to resource: Visit the webpage Resource format: Webpage Topic: Mental wellbeing, Resilience, and Stress Audience: Everyone and Working with young people

COVID-19: Supporting Bereaved Children and Young People

Resource description: Childhood Bereavement Network provide guidance for adults supporting grieving children and young people during this outbreak. Link to resource: Visit the webpage Resource format: Webpage Topic: Advice: Children and Young People and Bereavement Audience: Educational providers, Everyone, and Working with young people

Coping with bereavement

Resource description: Age UK provide guidance on how to cope with a range of feelings after the death of a loved one, including fear, anger and guilt. Link to resource: Visit the webpage Resource format: Webpage Topic: Bereavement Audience: Everyone and Working with young people

Young Minds Helplines for parents and young people

Resource description: Contact the Young Minds Helplines if there are concerns about a young person’s mental health during this difficult time. Parents Helpline: If you are a parent who needs advice about your child’s mental health you can contact the Parents Helpline directly on 0808 802 between 9:30am-4pm. YoungMinds Crisis Messenger: If you are a young person experiencing a mental health crisis you can text YM to 85258 for free 24/7 support. The Young Minds website is here. Link to […]