On Wednesday, 16 March West Leederville Primary School brought together Telethon Kids Institute Researchers and WAPPA President, Niel Smith, for the live forum: Kids, Schools and COVID-19.

Topics covered included;

  • COVID-19 vaccine and children
  • Helping your child understand mask-wearing and other Health Department implemented precautions
  • Strategies to maintain a healthy school environment and continuity of learning
  • Supporting your child's mental health during the pandemic

Kids, Schools and COVID-19: Online Forum

Kids, schools and COVID-19: Frequently asked questions

Telethon Kids Institute's COVID-19 Resource Hub

Resources designed to help families tackle the challenges of COVID-19.


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