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Well-being Service Support

The government has produced advice for parents on COVID-19: guidance on supporting children and young people’s mental health and wellbeing and also and information leaflet on Covid-19 - an easy read - looking after your feelings and_body which you may find useful and can download.


Essex Child and Family Well-being Service (ECFWS)

To support families during the COVID-19 pandemic and in recognition of the challenges to families due to school closure, the Essex Child and Family Wellbeing Service has created a brand new resource hub.  You can download the guide and newsletter from the bottom of the page here.


The COVID-19 Pandemic Resource Hub includes guidance and information on:


  • Talking with children about COVID-19
  • Emotional and physical wellbeing – keeping positive
  • Support for young people
  • Home schooling
  • Relationships at home
  • Safeguarding yourself and others
  • Dealing with a very young baby
  • Home safety tips
  • Families with children with SEND
  • Financial welfare