With schools across the UK closing due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, professionals need guidance on how best to support and protect children and young people. This briefing pulls together key safeguarding guidance form all four UK nations on how to keep children safe during the pandemic. It answers frequently asked questions including:
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