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)

Information for people who have a COVID-19 infection

Please see the NSW Health fact sheet for confirmed COVID‑19 cases (people who have a COVID-19 infection).