Heart families have been shielding for over 100 days now during the pandemic. For most this is everyday life, protecting their vulnerable children from infections and viruses. This has been totally different as families have lost their support network of family, friends and professionals. Hospital visits have totally changed as only one parent allowed with the child at one time. Made even more difficult for those children having Open heart surgery during this time. However the families have adapted and coped very well.
Here is the latest NHS update for all shielding.https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/people-at-higher-risk/advice-for-people-at-high-risk/?a=1