Helping children understand Covid -19
It is a time like no other and all of us face challenges we have never forecast. It is undeniably an upsetting time for everyone, but as parents, we have to help our kids understand and digest Covid-19 as best we can.
We have gathered some of the best books, flyers and resources for you to use when explaining Covid-19 to your child.
- Free information book explaining the corona virus to children, illustrated by Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler
2. HSE Corona virus explanation booklet for children
View booklet here: https://www.hse.ie/eng/services/news/newsfeatures/covid19-updates/partner-resources/coronavirus-explanation-for-children.pdf
3. HSE Tips for Supporting Children with Intellectual Disability
VIA Developmental & ASD Psychology Service, Carlow/Kilkenny
View information here: https://www.hse.ie/eng/services/news/newsfeatures/covid19-updates/partner-resources/tips-for-supporting-children-with-intellectual-disabilities.pdf