Caring for kids with COVID
The Australian Government's Department of Health website has information about symptoms.
If your child develops an unexplained fever, a cough, sore throat or shortness of breath, isolate them and seek medical attention.
Options for medical attention if your child is very unwell:
- Take them to the nearest Emergency Department
- Call 000
On arrival to any facility, you will be asked a series of questions and may be asked to wear a mask.
Options for medical attention for children showing mild symptoms:
- Your General Practitioner (GP)/doctor (please call ahead)