Coronavirus (COVID-19) information hub

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) information

Useful information from GOSH and our latest news.

We understand that you might be worried about coronavirus – also known as COVID-19 – particularly if your child has a long-term health condition. We've pulled all of our coronavirus information together in one handy place.

For the latest government guidance related to COVID-19 please visit GOV.UK and for the latest NHS guidance please visit NHS 111

Want to connect with your clinical team? Contact them securely through the MyGosh patient portal

Frequently asked questions

Information for children, young people and families coming to GOSH.

Services at GOSH during this lockdown

​Find out what the current restrictions mean for our services at GOSH.

Specialty information sheets

See our specialty-specific COVID-19 information sheets for patients and families. 

Visiting GOSH for an outpatient appointment

Here's what to expect when you come to an outpatients appointment. 

Coming to GOSH for an admitted procedure, test or operation

Everything you need to know about coming to GOSH for an admission.

Shielding guidance for vulnerable children

The Government has updated its advice for people who are most at risk of coronavirus (COVID-19) and the importance of ‘shielding’. Read our amended guidance.

Resources for families

Resources to help children and young people cope with the changes related to the coronavirus. 

Back to school or college

As lockdown eases for some of us, your worries may still be there but about different things, especially going back to school or college. Read our hints and tips for how to manage your worries. 

Staying safe at GOSH and outside the hospital

Watch Otto’s video to learn four easy steps for staying safe during COVID-19, whether you’re at the shops or visiting GOSH. 

Young people ask their COVID-19 questions to CEO Mat Shaw

Mat talks to Grace, Chair of our Young Person's Forum, to answer questions from patients and siblings around what GOSH is doing during the coronavirus. 


Stay up to date with our latest news and statements regarding coronavirus.