The government has issued information on the closure of educational settings due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. The information is for parents and carers of children at registered childcare providers (including nurseries and childminders), primary and secondary schools and further education colleges. This is for both state-funded and independent schools.
Please see official information here https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/closure-of-educational-settings-information-for-parents-and-carers
For more information on carer support you can call our specialist information and advice team on 0345 241 0954 or find out more on our website www.caringtogether.org