Please find information below to help young people who are feeling anxious or stressed about COVID-19. Search The Way gives special thanks to our Regional Relationship Manager from the Ministry of Youth Development for sending us this information about the Lowdown website, which we would like to forward on to you as a useful resource at this time:
"The Lowdown website, set up to help young New Zealanders recognise and understand depression or anxiety, has put together an info page on their website for young people about feeling anxious and stressed about COVID-19, which includes:
Brief information about COVID-19, and links to more detailed information
What to do if you have symptoms of COVID-19
Info on taking care of yourself, the importance of staying home, staying connected with friends and relationships, and taking care of those you are with
Tips on what you can do to feel better, and what to do if you’re worried.