Coronavirus Information for Parents

 

Healthy Futures Calderdale
NEW! ChatHealth: an NHS-approved secure and confidential text messaging service for school-aged children and their families in Calderdale.

ChatHealth is brought to you by Healthy Futures Calderdale, and allows you to get in touch with a healthcare professional, at the touch of a button, for advice and support about physical health or emotional wellbeing.


Access the service: TEXT 07480 635297 (young people) or 07507 332157 (parents/carers) to start a conversation.


From 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday, we have experienced clinicians waiting to help. Messages outside this time frame will receive an automated response letting you know when you will receive a reply, and who to contact to get immediate help.

 

Links for families needing support and a list of support available.

Please find below 2 documents helping explain a difficult situation or a bereavement to a child. They is also an information document for children on what COVID-19 is.