Taking care of children and young people
Talking to children worried about coronavirus
We've got advice if you're worried a child is struggling with their mental health or has anxiety about coronavirus (COVID-19).
Returning to school
Over the coming months more and more children and young people might be returning to school. If your children have questions or worries, we’ve got advice to help.
How to cope with tantrums
Learn how to Take 5 and help manage temper tantrums and challenging behaviour.
Supporting SEND children
Support for parents and carers to help children with special educational needs and disabilities during coronavirus (COVID-19).
Staying home alone
We can help you decide if your child is ready to be left alone and have tips on keeping them safe when you aren't there.
Advice and support for parents and carers
Working from home
Our tips and advice if you're working from home with children for the first time or looking for new ideas for planning your day.
Lockdown and separated parents
Read advice on how to manage co-parenting and child arrangements during coronavirus (COVID-19).
Arguments, conflict and family tension
If you're worried about coping with family tensions or managing arguments, we've got tips and advice for you.
Taking care of your mental health
Help and advice for parents and families dealing with mental health problems in everyday life and during the coronavirus pandemic.
If you’re worried about a child
Keeping children safe from abuse
Our advice to help you spot the signs of abuse during the coronavirus pandemic and steps you can take if you're worried about a child.
Types of abuse
If you're worried about a child, it can be hard to know what to do. We've got information and advice to help you keep children safe.
More ways to support children and young people
Support from Childline
Children and young people can contact Childline about anything. Whatever their worry, we're here to support them.
During the coronavirus pandemic, we're working hard to ensure we're still here for children. Will you be there too?
Work or volunteer with children and young people?
We've got safeguarding and child protection advice to help you support children during the coronavirus pandemic.