Advice For Preventing Symptomatic Persons Attending School
Coronavirus - A Book for Children
This download is a very informative book aimed a children explaining the Coronavirus, lockdown and helpful tips for keeping safe during the pandemic.
The Book of Hopes
Click on the link below to download this free book from The Literacy Trust to share at home.
"Brilliant, moving and inspiring" - just what we need in these times.
"Completely free for all children and families, the extraordinary collection of short stories, poems, essays and pictures has contributions from more than 110 children’s writers and illustrators, including Lauren Child, Anthony Horowitz, Greg James and Chris Smith, Michael Morpurgo, Liz Pichon, Axel Scheffler, Francesca Simon and Jacqueline Wilson.
The collection, published by Bloomsbury, is dedicated to the doctors, nurses, carers, porters, cleaners and everyone currently working in hospitals"
Free School Meal Vouchers
For families in receipt of Free School Meals; we apologise for the delay in getting the vouchers to you, we are still waiting for the delivery from City Catering. As soon as they have arrived we will send them out to you. Thank you.
Applying for Free School Meal Vouchers
Follow the link below and fill in the application form to apply for Free School Meals.
The Trussel Trust: https://www.trusselltrust.org/get-help/find-a-foodbank/eastwestnottingham/
Bestwood and Bulwell Food bank- https://bestwoodbulwell.foodbank.org.uk/covid-19-latest-information/
Doctors of the World are really pleased to be able to share with you Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice for patients in 20 languages, which were produced in partnership with the Red Cross, Migrant Help and Clear Voice:
Available now: English, Albanian, Amharic, Arabic, Bengali, Dari, Farsi, French, Hindi, Kurdish Sorani, Malayalam, Mandarin, Pashto, Portuguese, Somali, Spanish, Tigrinya, Turkish, Urdu, Vietnamese
Coming VERY soon: Polish, Punjabi, Romanian
Please click on the link below to access the information.
Wellbeing and support
With coronavirus being a concern for grown ups, children might also be worrying. Here's how to talk about COVID-19 with your young children, plus ways to practice healthy habits all year round. Please click on the following links for more information.
Smartians: call 116 123 (24 hours) or visit https://www.samaritans.org/how-we-can-help/contact-samaritan/
Childline : call 0800 1111 (24 hours) or visit https://www.childline.org.uk/
Kooth: Free anonymous online support for young people. https://www.kooth.com/
Free online mindfulness classes for kids- https://www.mindfulschools.org/free-online-mindfulness-class-for-kids/
Headspace- guided imagery https://www.headspace.com/meditation/guided-imagery
Tips on calming anxiety during a difficult time- https://childmind.org/article/how-mindfulness-can-help-during-covid-19/