Working from Home

Coronavirus is forcing many people to work from home to avoid infection and stop the spread of the disease. We have all had to adjust to new ways of living and working - there are some perks but many of us are feeling stressed whilst trying to look after children as well.

General

Local:

Citizens Advice

Every Mind Matters: These simple tips can help you while working at home, to feel more productive and take care of your mental health in these difficult times.

National:

Coronavirus: Coping with the challenges of working from home – Mental Health At Work

Working Families

Coronavirus: How to be happier while working from home – BBC News

Parent Club

IT Information

Amid Coronavirus social distancing, parents are facing additional challenges having to navigate their children’s wellbeing and their own work all using Information Technology. Please find some sites below to support with these issues:

National:

Parent Zone

BT

Ofcom

thinkuknow: UK organisation which protects children both online and offline. Advice about staying safe when you’re on a phone, tablet or computer.

We’re continually updating this website in light of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic with a list of helpful links for parents.