Coronavirus in Children
Coronavirus is infectious to children but is rarely serious. If your child is unwell or injured, please do not delay in seeking advice. Our health services still provide the same safe care they always have.
This traffic light guide from the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health will help you decide whether you should phone NHS 111, contact your GP surgery, or go to the hospital.
The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health have a wealth of resources on their website for parents and children. This includes tips on how to talk to children about Covid 19, Stay at home activities, Podcasts and Online Resources. There are also Condition and Situation Specific resources for children and families with underlying health conditions. For more information, please visit: