Highland Children and Young People’s Forum Letters from Lockdown Preliminary Report has been published which shares ‘Letters from Lockdown’ as written by children.
Letters from Lockdown also highlights the negative impacts: the loss of connection, the impact on mental health, bereavement, poverty, and social exclusion. Children have shown incredible resilience, but even the most resilient
children will need extra support.
Listening to children’s experiences, and including them in decision making, has to be a key part of our response not just to this pandemic, but to building better communities and a better world.”
There are some very insightful and moving letters that have been written. You can vide some of them In the report here: ‘Letters from Lockdown Preliminary Report’