APCP understand this is a worrying time for families. We hope you find the resources below helpful. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any others you think would be useful to share
- Everyone, of all ages, must stay at home to help stop the spread of coronavirus in the UK.
- Avoid social interactions and only leave your home for essential reasons. If you do go out always make sure you stay at least 2 metres away from other people. See more on GOV.UK
- If you have symptoms of COVID-19 (high temperature or a continuous cough) stay at home for 7 days. If you live with other people they should stay at home for 14 days from the day the first person got the symptoms.
- Regularly wash your hands for at least 20 seconds, and if you cannot wash your hands use hand sanitiser.
- If your child has a medical condition or injury they should continue to access treatment and attend medical appointments as recommended by their hospital, GP or healthcare professionals.
A free information book explaining the coronavirus to children, illustrated by Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler
Free book in the Nurse Dotty series
From the NSPCC
Watch this free video
Your baby should have had a routine physical examination at 6 to 8 weeks, usually by your GP.
As you know, COVID-19 has placed a huge challenge on the on the NHS and, if this screening opportunity has been missed due to current circumstance, this Parent Sheet advises what to look out for
From the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
A free download from the University of Oxford
Advice from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents
Very important during the current home schooling
During the covid-19 crisis, from the NSPCC
From the Evalina Children's Hospital
Parents Jodie and Warren ask Dr Toni Wolff, Dr Mary Salama and Dr Nicki Murdock questions from families with a child with a life-limiting or life-threatening condition.
WheelPower, the national charity for wheelchair sport has released of new online workouts, aimed specifically at primary and secondary aged disabled children.
A parent information session