Revd Jane Galbraith the Diocesan Childrens Ministry Representative recomends these resources,
CARE FOR THE FAMILY
Care for the Family have some wonderful resources for all areas.
Here are just a few to go and take a look at:
COVID-19 Support for Your Family – We have a whole section on our website specifically about supporting your family during this time. We will update this regularly with new articles and videos, so keep checking in every now and again.
The Kitchen Table Project – Keep up to date with what is happening with The Kitchen Table Project, a movement of mums, dads and carers who want to inspire a faith that lasts in their children. And follow the latest updates on their Facebook page.
The Kitchen Table Project – team work alongside Rachel Turner of Parenting for Faith. Rachel’s latest book Parenting as a Church Leader delivers essential parenting and family life skills for church leaders, and is available now.
Playtime – For those of you involved with families with young children, check out our Playtime Facebook page, where there are ideas, encouragement and support to keep in contact with these families.
POSITIVE MENTAL HEALTH
I want to remind you of these videos regarding positive mental health produced by Tom Tate who runs WhyMind.ie, a counselling and wellbeing service. He has produced two videos to help parents and carers support children and young people in lockdown.
Children 7 ways to help Children cope with lockdown.
Teens 6 ways to help teens cope with lockdown.