COVID-19

We continue to monitor and produce resources around this public health challenge - looking at the risks and impacts on our members, the wider child health workforce and children and young people. Explore our guidance on paediatric services, staffing and rotas, education and training and for parents, as well as our summaries the research and presenting clinical data.
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Our offices are closed and staff are working remotely - but you can continue to reach us by phone on 020 7092 6000 or email.
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Our joint, evidence-based recommendations inform practice to enable recovery of these crucial services for children and young people.
Our advice aims to to help members in their discussions with children and young people - and their families - who are shielding across the UK.

For families

We understand this is a worrying time. It's important that we all follow official guidance provided by the governments and health agencies so we can protect our families and other people..

If your child has a medical condition or injury, they should access treatment and attend medical appointments as recommended by their hospital, GP or healthcare professionals. Our poster explains more - and is available in English and Welsh.

Our news related to COVID-19