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Schools reopening: information for parents and carers

The Government’s message is seemingly clear – all pupils must attend school come September. But what does this mean for your child? We’ve read the latest UK government guidance and picked out some key points...

Posted 10 Aug 2020

WellChild families highlight need for PPE in uplifting video

Children and families supported by WellChild have come together to highlight the urgent need for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in an uplifting, new online video. WellChild has received more than 350 urgent requests for PPE...

Posted 19 May 2020

WellChild CEO Blog: Fighting our way through COVID-19

Published by WellChild Chief Executive, Colin Dyer In March, as COVID-19 took its hold on the nation, WellChild, like many charities faced an unprecedented challenge. The families we support even more so. We quickly realised...

Posted 05 May 2020

My child is unwell, but not with COVID-19

Despite the current focus on COVID-19, children of all ages will still become unwell with a variety of other conditions. The NHS understands this and should be ready to respond to those needs. However, many...

Posted 02 Apr 2020