TIS-UK is committed to supporting and developing mentally healthy cultures in schools and other organisations, informed by trauma informed practice and the power of an emotionally available adult to buffer the impact of childhood adversity. There are a range of Covid-19 support resources for parents, schools and settings on their site.
Dialogue Works is sending out weekly activity packs to stimulate interesting conversations in the family. They are based on P4C and Thinking Moves, programmes that schools use all around the world that encourage caring, collaborative thinking and resources are divided up by age group.
The #GetCreativeAtHome campaign highlights and promotes some of the amazing participatory creative activities that are being developed to help people to express themselves creatively during this time of unprecedented change. Activities for all ages.
This blog is aimed at professionals but the activities between adult and child can be used by teachers and parents to ensure that children feel safe and connected in these difficult times.
The EYFS Home site aims to support parents and young children make the transition from being at school to being at home with advice on what learning looks like in the early years (3-5 years).
Professionals and parents can sign up for the free Early Arts e-Bulletin. In the latest edition (March 2020) is the Coronavirus (Covid-19) Creative Care Package which has a range of free activities to bring artists and cultural organisations into the home or school and help ignite those little (and big!) imaginations in the days and weeks to come.
Tiny Happy People is a BBC website aimed at helping parents to develop their child's communication skills. There are a wide range of simple activities and play ideas to support early development.
Beacon House develop freely available resources so that knowledge about the repair of trauma and adversity is in the hands of those who need it and has some specially adapted resources for the Coronavirus (Covid19) situation. You can use these resources in your home or work setting.