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Flu Guidelines (inc Swine Flu (H1N1) )


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Winter Flu Advice, including Swine Flu (H1N1)

For interim advice on the H1N1 Flu Pandemic from the Archbishops and Bishops of the Church of Ireland, please click here.

Northern Ireland:
The UK Department of Communities and Local Government has published "Faith Communities and Pandemic Flu" which should be read in full by everyone concerned with the running of local churches: www.communities.gov.uk
Up-to-date information is available on the NIDirect website www.nidirect.gov.uk

Public Health Agency for Northern Ireland

Republic of Ireland:
The Health Service Executive (HSE) provide information and advice on the Flu at:

Information and Resources for Schools

2011 Information
Frequently asked questions:
Influenza (flu) information for parents - PDF
How students can prevent the spread of influenza (flu) at school - PDF
How teachers and other school staff can prevent the spread of influenza (flu) at school - PDF

2009 Pandemic Information
Please click here for the Swine Flu information pack issued by the Board of Education RoI in conjunction with the CPSMA in August 2009.

Information provided by the Department of Education and Science on Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 has been updated as at 18th November 2009.

Department of Education & Science circular 0066/2009 on the HSE's arrangements for the vaccination of children and staff in schools against Pandemic (H1N1) 2009

The Information Sheet for School, Colleges and Centres of Education has been revised. In addition, the Department has created a webpage which includes useful links to material produced by the HSE which should be of use to schools.  Please click here to access this website.

The Department of Health and Children (RoI) (DoHC)is providing regular updates and advice on the outbreak of Pandemic (H1N1) 2009. These updates are available from the DoHCs website and can be accessed by clicking on this link: www.dohc.ie

The Department of Education & Science (RoI) (DES) circular PBU04/04 contains information on contingency planning in the context of a national emergency. Click here to download the circular.  www.education.ie

The Department of Education (NI) (DENI) has produced an information sheet for school principals on swine flu, please click here to access this item.


 Help Stop the flu from spreading

Help stop the flu from spreading!

HSE Flu Poster for Children

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 Suds up & away!

Suds up and away!!!

Handwashing Poster for Junior Children

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 Suds up & away!

Be a Germ-Buster!

Handwashing Poster for Senior Children

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 Handwashing Technique

Handwashing Technique

Handwashing Poster for Staff 

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 Protecting against flu

Protecting against flu

advice poster for schools from the Department of Education, Northern Ireland

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Other Downloadable Resources
HSE Information Sheet for Schools- click here
HSE Tips for Employers to Plan for Pandemic- click here
HSE Swine Flu FAQ for Parents- click here
HSE Guidelines for Educational Institutions- click here
HSE Guidelines for Residential Educational Institutions- click here
DoHC Travel Advisory relating to the Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 Outbreak - click here
NHS Swine Flu Information leaflet- click here