Please find below some links to useful information in relation to Coronavirus and safeguarding. We are open only to families who are keyworkers and who cannot plan for alternative care for their children.
These links you may find useful
Relating to the Coronavirus and up to date advice and guidance:
If you need support and advice regarding safeguarding issues and keeping children safe:
Refuge (Against Domestic Violence)
SafeLives (Domestic Abuse and Covid-19)
Advice about leaving a child alone at home, shared from the NSPCC site:
The law doesn't say an age when parents can leave a child on their own, but is is an offence to leave a child alone if it places them at risk.
- Children under 12 are rarley mature enough to be left alone for a long period of time.
- Children under 16 should not be left alone overnight.
- Babies, toddlers and very young children should never be left alone.