From parent to parent: a guide to getting through coronavirus for parents and carers

The COVID-19 pandemic has turned the lives of many parents and carers upside down, creating added anxiety and increased pressure, especially for parents and carers of children with existing mental health problems.

YoungMinds recently asked over 1,500 parents and carers what advice they would give to others caring for children and young people during the coronavirus pandemic and what is helping them cope. Below is a short summary of the key themes that came up time and again for parents and carers.



YoungMinds – June 2020