Government coronavirus action plan
The government coronavirus action plan sets out what the UK has done to tackle
coronavirus (COVID-19), and what we plan to do next.
The situation is constantly reviewed and action informed by expert science and advice,
guided by the Chief Medical Officer and the Chief Scientific Adviser.
The action plan can be found here:
How to wash your hands properly
Wash your hands more often for 20 seconds with soap and hot water.
Teach young children how to wash their hands with the NHS handwashing song:
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.
Department for Education coronavirus helpline
The Department for Education coronavirus helpline is available to answer questions
about COVID-19 relating to education and children’s social care. Staff, parents and
young people can contact this helpline as follows:
Phone: 0800 046 8687
Where to find the latest information
Updates on COVID-19: