Latest guidance from charities working with children and young people with additional needs re Coronavirus

Latest national guidance from charities including an Easy Read guide to the Coronavirus, guidance for talking to children and young people about Coronavirus and specific guidance for families with children who are seriously ill and / or have life limiting conditions. Mencap – Easy Read guide to Coronavirus: for Short Lives, collation and linkage of current guidance specifically for families with seriously ill and life-limited children and YP – – Guide to helping parents answer questions from their children and to support family wellbeing: Minds – Talking to your child about Coronavirus and 10 tips from their Parents Helpline to support family wellbeing: UK – Guidance for carers: Health England have produced an easy read version of their Advice on the coronavirus for places of education.  You can download it here.

Sam Barron

Head of SEND Strategy, Northumberland County Council

Designated Clinical Officer, Northumberland CCG

Wellbeing and Community Health Services Group

County Hall



NE61 2EF 

Tel:  01670 622747

The SEND local offer can be found at Northumberland County Council SEND Local Offer

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Font Resize
Scroll to Top