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Promoting good hygiene Wash your hands
How to wash your hands properly Wash your hands more often for 20 seconds with soap and hot water.
Watch this short NHS film for guidance: • https://youtu.be/bQCP7waTRWU Teach young children how to wash their hands with the NHS handwashing song: • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S9VjeIWLnEg
Public Health England recommends that in addition to handwashing before eating, and after coughing and sneezing, everyone should also wash hands after using toilets and travelling on public transport.
Just to let you know that vulnerable, self-isolating individuals, and their carers, can access the support of an NHS responder by phoning 0808 196 3646 (8am to 8pm). Support can be provided with collecting shopping, medication or for a telephone ‘check in and chat’. They advised to allow 72 hours notice for collection of medication, although support can often happen more quickly. To be eligible they need to fall into any one of the following categories:
· Or you consider yourself medically vulnerable for another reason (for instance, you have Parkinson’s or Epilepsy)
Use the following web link for full details https://volunteering.royalvoluntaryservice.org.uk/nhs-volunteer-responders-portal/isolating.