Support During Coronavirus


Staying At Home – Keeping Connected

01st April 2020

GYC families connected on facebook

We have had a good response to our new facebook group for GYC families.  Join us to share ideas, advice, activities and support each other.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/GYCfamiles/

Adfam Top Tips

30th March 2020

Adfam support families and loved ones of those with substance use problems to stay healthy and well.

This morning they have launched 2 guides (PDFs) with tips and ideas for how family members can look after themselves and their wellbeing during the Coronavirus Pandemic.

10 Top Tips if you’re staying at home

6 Ideas for Mental and Emotional Wellbeing

Gloucestershire’s Community Help Hub

27th March 2020

Need practical help or support, or know a family or vulnerable person who is struggling?

This community portal feeds through into the neighborhood networks that have developed across the county, to ensure that those that need help can get it.

Youth Work Support Website

25th March 2020

NYA, UK Youth and the Mix have joined forces and created a website to offer help and guidance through the Covid19 Situation. It is regularly updated, so check back often for the latest information.

Early Help Newsletter

23rd March 2020

Part 1
Part 2

Early Help have released a 2 part March Newsletter which contains many useful resources, including contact numbers for further support and guidance.


A Message From Ele Semadeni

17th March 2020

Gloucestershire Young Carers is finding new and creative ways to support young carers and their families during this current crisis.

The charity is embracing technology to ensure that young carers still receive support, advice and guidance during this extremely difficult time.

This video is a message from Senior Manager Ele Semadeni: