This advice is to help adults with caring responsibilities look after the mental health and wellbeing of children or young people, including those with additional needs and disabilities, during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Guidance for looking after your own mental health and wellbeing is also available.
For wider information on how to protect yourself and others, please see Coronavirus (COVID-19): what you need to do.
This guidance will be updated in line with the changing situation. Translated versions have been temporarily removed while being updated.
A new COVID-19 variant is spreading in some parts of England. There may be additional advice for your area. Find out what you need to do.