Members and all professionals working with disabled children and young people may find the following resources useful regarding Covid-19.
BACD has worked in partnership with Together for Short Lives, RCPCH, and the CoLab Partnership to develop some top tips for dealing with Coronavirus for professionals caring for children and young people with medical complexity or a life-limiting condition.
Guidance on shielding and protecting people defined on medical grounds as extremely vulnerable
This guidance is for people who are clinically extremely vulnerable, including children. It’s also for their family, friends and carers. The link below gives the Guidance, an Easy-Read version, as well as translated versions.
Resources for Professionals
Resources for communicating with children and young people and their families
Parents Jodie and Warren ask BACD Chair Dr Toni Wolff, Dr Mary Salama and Dr Nicki Murdock questions from families with a child with a life-limiting or life-threatening condition.