Resources for Parents/Carers

Well-being and Mental Health Support

Guidance for parents and carers on supporting children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak

Support and Guidance for parents/carers

Over the past week, we have been provided with a range of resources and support for parents/carers at this challenging time from different sources.  

Families Birmingham Magazine Lockdown Issue:  http://ow.ly/jjyV50zpxXK 

Free adult courses are available through the new online platform, the Skills Toolkit. This platform signposts to free, high-quality digital and numeracy courses to help people build up their skills, progress in work and boost their job prospects and confidence whilst at home- https://theskillstoolkit.campaign.gov.uk/

All Saints Community Catering Team in Kings Heath are offering support for anyone who is struggling due to isolation or financial hardship due to Lockdown. Please follow the link for contact details:  https://www.allcroft.bham.sch.uk/website/all_saints_community_catering/472327

Guide to helping parents answer questions from their children and to support family wellbeing: 

Place2Be – https://www.place2be.org.uk/about-us/news-and-blogs/2020/march/coronavirus-information-for-children/

Young Minds -: https://youngminds.org.uk/blog/talking-to-your-child-about-coronavirus/You

 

MHFAEngland have shared some guidance for ways to support your mental health while working from home- https://mhfaengland.org/remote-working-resources/everyone/?_cldee

 

Some really good Covid-19 resources for children and families-https://www.sheffieldchildrens.nhs.uk/patients-and-parents/coronavirus-resources-for-children-and-families/