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Children, Young People and Families, Clinical, Covid

When your parent is a key worker

Advice for children and young people during the Coronavirus

04 May 2020

This guide explains what a key worker is and why they have to spend so much time at work right now, discusses Coronavirus safety on a basic level and encourages young people to talk to their parents when they’re feeling worried.

If one or both of your parents is a key worker, this booklet will help you understand some of the changes that have happened because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Download the booklet