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CORONAVIRUS (COVID19) Dear Customers, all face to face training events have been cancelled for a number of weeks. Further cancellations may be necessary. We are continuing to support you in the best way we can. We want to keep you informed so if you are not subscribed to our e-bulletin please email us at We wish you well.

Children and Young People

Gwent - Home Visit Guidance

Covid 19 - Home Visit Guidance

Welsh Government

Guidance issued by Welsh Government. 
Children’s social services during the COVID-19 pandemic: guidance

Welsh Government, Coronavirus Information Hub - Children 
Coronavirus – Information Hub for Families and Children


Other helpful links and resources

Wellbeing during Coronavirus –this resource has been produced as part of the Getting Ready project, and is aimed at care experienced young people or any young person looking for advice or support during the outbreak
C&YP Well-being during Covid 19
A Book for children illustrated by Axel Scheffler (who illustrated the Gruffalo among other books) with input from a Professor of Infectious Disease Modelling.

A Book for Children Illustrated by Axel Scheffler

NSPCC briefing – what are children saying about the coronavirus
Childline Briefing Coronavirus


UNICEF - and Its Implications for Protecting Children Online

Unicef Covid 19 and implications protecting children online
Keeping safe online resources


 The Social Care Training Hub – E-Learning Opportunities for children specific learning - contact Rhiannon Thorn for more information and enrolment –