Dr. Tony Holohan (Chief Medical Officer) on behalf of the An Roinn Sláinte – Department of Health has issued a letter to schools across Ireland. In this letter, he thanks you and your family for your continued efforts in reducing the transmission of COVID-19.
- Dr. Holohan also draws our attention to the highly contagious nature of the COVID-19 virus. He highlights our need to avoid all non-essential travel both domestic and international and reducing our social contacts over the holiday period.
- Dr. Holohan also addresses the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccination programme in 2021. You can read this letter from the link below.
Other useful information:
How to Properly Wash Your Hands
Click below to watch a video by the HSE and WHO about how to properly wash your hands.
Click the image above to view the poster for proper hand hygiene in the English language.
COVID-19: Help Prevent Coronavirus
To download the English language poster, click the image above.
How To Use Face Coverings
To download the poster, click the image above.
COVID-19 Information & Guidelines:
- HSE Guidelines: www.hse.ie/covid19
- Department of Education & Skills – Back to School: www.gov.ie/backtoschool
- Ombudsman for Children