Covid-19 Support

Covid-19 Support

Resources

Department of Education Home Schooling Resources – including SEND specific resources

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-online-education-resources/coronavirus-covid-19-list-of-online-education-resources-for-home-education#mental-wellbeing A collection of great resources to support young people and their families at home from our own local Inclusion Support Service

https://www.ashfordinclusion.org/coronavirusThis has a variety of resources on it which we have used  and links to other leading organisations who are also offering advice and guidance.

3 Key Messages for Parents to focus on

 

Some young people with additional needs may be showing signs of regression or taking steps backwards in their development- please do not worry. The advice below could be of help

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If managing screen time is proving to be challenging this may be of help:

Teens, Screens and QuarantinesHere is a social story about the virus which we have used at school – it may be helpful to revisit it

My Story about Pandemics and the Coronavirusthis is the social story I have used with the students before lockdown

This document from the Anna Freud Centre may be of help  – it is more detailed than other resources –    https://www.annafreud.org/media/11322/supporting-the-most-vulnerable-children-and-young-people-interactive-160420.pdf

 

Useful Sources of Help for Other Aspects of the Covid19 Crisis

 

Kent Together are providing support for families

https://www.kent.gov.uk/social-care-and-health/health/coronavirus/kent-together  

 

Home essentials

https://www.kent.gov.uk/social-care-and-health/care-and-support/benefits/home-essentials-in-a-crisis