Support for families, children and young people

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Linkedin Email this link



On this page we have also gathered together a comprehensive list of activities and resources to support parents, children and young people during this difficult time.

Explore the links above where you will find:

  • helpful ‘stay at home’ online activities and educational resources available for children and young people in Barnet
  • if you are a young person who is looking for support with your mental, health, or you are a parent seeking support for your family, please explore the ‘mental health support’ button
  • for children, young people and their families that may require additional support to ensure that their health and developmental needs are met, referrals can be made to the Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH).
  • for information about council services including schools, libraries and our 0-19 Early Help Hubs, please use the ‘Barnet Council children and families service latest COVID-19 updates’ link.


Advice for parents and carers when your child is unwell or injured, during coronavirus

Whilst it is extremely important to follow Government advice to stay at home during this period, it can be confusing to know what to do when your child is unwell or injured. Remember that NHS 111, GPs and hospitals are still providing the same safe care that they have always done. The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health have put together some useful advice and guidance to help you.


Click here to return to the "Help available in your community" page.

Click here to return to the Community Help Hub homepage.



On this page we have also gathered together a comprehensive list of activities and resources to support parents, children and young people during this difficult time.

Explore the links above where you will find:

  • helpful ‘stay at home’ online activities and educational resources available for children and young people in Barnet
  • if you are a young person who is looking for support with your mental, health, or you are a parent seeking support for your family, please explore the ‘mental health support’ button
  • for children, young people and their families that may require additional support to ensure that their health and developmental needs are met, referrals can be made to the Multi-Agency Safeguarding Hub (MASH).
  • for information about council services including schools, libraries and our 0-19 Early Help Hubs, please use the ‘Barnet Council children and families service latest COVID-19 updates’ link.


Advice for parents and carers when your child is unwell or injured, during coronavirus

Whilst it is extremely important to follow Government advice to stay at home during this period, it can be confusing to know what to do when your child is unwell or injured. Remember that NHS 111, GPs and hospitals are still providing the same safe care that they have always done. The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health have put together some useful advice and guidance to help you.


Click here to return to the "Help available in your community" page.

Click here to return to the Community Help Hub homepage.