Getting Help for Non-Coronavirus Illnesses

Whilst coronavirus is infectious to children it is rarely serious. If your child is unwell it is likely to be a non-coronavirus illness, rather than coronavirus itself.

It is extremely important to follow Government advice to stay at home during this period, so it can be confusing to know what to do when your child is unwell or injured. NHS 111, GPs and hospitals are still providing the same safe care that they have always done.

The poster and video below have been produced to help parents and carers understand the services available and when to seek help. These are approved by NHS England: