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COVID-19

Useful websites and resources

Here are some websites and resources that may be helpful at this time.  We aim to keep this page updated but, as you'll be aware, the situation regarding COVID-19 is changing regularly.


General information

 

UK Government - Coronavirus (COVID-19): what you need to do

 

Scottish Government - Coronavirus in Scotland

 

NHS Inform - Latest guidance from NHS Scotland and the Scottish Government


NHS Fife and Fife Health & Social Care Partnership - New website to keep everyone informed about local health and social care services during the coronavirus pandemic

 

Fife Council - Coronavirus (COVID-19) info for Fife

 

Parent Club - information, support and advice 

 

Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
COVID-19 resources for the general public 
COVID-19 guidance for paediatric services 

 

CBBC Newsround info for young people - Coronavirus: What is being done to tackle the virus?


Mental health and wellbeing support for children, young people and adults

 

Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families - Supporting young people's mental health during periods of disruption

 

BEAT - Eating Disorders and Coronavirus

 

CAMHS Grampian - podcasts to help young people manage stress

 

Childline - Coronavirus: what it is and what to do if you’re worried

 

Children 1st - Talking to children about coronavirus

 

COSLA - Advice for helping children, young people and their families manage their anxiety about COVID-19
 

FACE COVID - Video about how to respond effectively

 

Mental Health Foundation - How to look after your mental health during the Coronavirus outbreak

Topics include: tips on looking after yourself, talking to children and acts of kindness

 

Moodcafe - Coronavirus and your wellbeing
 

My name is Coronavirus - booklet to support and reassure children

 

SAMH - Coronavirus and your mental wellbeing

 

Thrive Inside - App to help you keep connected and stay calm and healthy during the coronavirus outbreak
 

World Health Organisation
Helping children cope with stress during the coronavirus outbreak

Coping with stress during the coronavirus outbreak (for adults)

 

Young Scot - Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Topics include: Looking after your mental wellbeing, Answers to common coronavirus questions and Relaxation exercises

 

YoungMinds
Coronavirus mental health advice for young people
Tips for coping with OCD during the coronavirus pandemic
What to do if you’re anxious about coronavirus
Coronavirus mental health advice for parents and carers


For children and young people with Learning Disabilities and Autism

 

Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health - Podcast: Coronavirus, and helping children with autism 
 

East London NHS Foundation Trust - Video: Supporting neurodiverse children in challenging times such as during self-isolation

 

ENABLE Scotland - Information and easy-read factsheets about COVID-19
 

Inclusion Ireland - Easy-read coronavirus resources 

 

North Derbyshire CAMHS - Staying at home: Young People with Learning Disabilities and their Carers

 

The Autism Educator - Social narrative about Coronavirus

 

 

Other support for children and young people's mental health

 

For more support around children and young people's mental health and wellbeing, please go to the Apps, websites and services page, or have a look at our A-Z of topics.

 

 

At home during the COVID-19 outbreak

 

For activities, learning resources and support while you're staying at home, please go to the At home page.

 

 

 

Updated 3 April 2020