Understanding Covid-19 for children, young people and their families

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The coronavirus (Covid-19) has caused major changes in our daily lives. It has stopped us going to school or work, it has stopped us spending time with friends and family, and it has caused pain and grief as loved ones become seriously ill or die from the virus.

Feeling anxious, frustrated or alone are normal reactions to a difficult and stressful time. We see the news or stories on social media which can be desperately sad or scary. But not all we read and see is necessarily true. The coronavirus is attracting myths, hearsay and lies, and that is why it is so important to have information from sources you can trust. 

On this page you will find a wealth of information to help you have a better understanding of the coronavirus and what is being done to help people stay save and healthy. Click on the tabs below for a more in depth look into each topic as well as links to more detailed advice for trusted organisations.