6.2 C
Dublin
Friday, November 27, 2020
Home Uncategorized 'You don't know who's touched what': the UK's coronavirus key workers

‘You don’t know who’s touched what’: the UK’s coronavirus key workers

From Childline supervisors to police officers, the Guardian hears from non-health staff whose services are essential during the pandemic

The Childline supervisor, the Midlands

The demand is much higher at work. Normally there’s a peak in calls after school, but everyone is at home so there are loads of young people coming through all the time. There is also a lot more risk than we’re used to – it’s not just friendship issues, it’s problems with much more complexity.

Continue reading…

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

Black Friday 2020 – all the best deals from major retailers and latest news

Psychologist reveals why we rush for Black Friday bargains Do your homework before rushing to buy what looks like a bargain during Black Friday,...

Grandad says he'll die from 'ticking cancer timebomb' as op delayed by Covid-19

A grandfather-of-11 says he is living with a 'ticking timebomb' after his life-saving cancer operation has been postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic. Martin...

Tragedy that unites Damilola Taylor police officer and Star Wars' John Boyega

Today, former police Superintendent Leroy Logan and actor John Boyega would both have been making their way to Southwark Cathedral for a service to...

Mum passed out in ice rink car park after 'abandoning son, 9, to smoke crack'

A mum allegedly abandoned her nine-year-old son at an ice skating rink while she smoked crack cocaine before being found unconscious in the car...

Recent Comments