Coronavirus: Govt publishes guidelines for childcare facilities & schools

South Africa recorded its first coronavirus case on 5 March.

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JOHANNESBURG - The Department of Basic Education has on Thursday published a set of guidelines for all childcare facilities and schools amid the coronavirus outbreak.

South Africa recorded its first coronavirus case on 5 March.

These guidelines include information on travel, hygiene, educating children and staff on coronavirus, what action to take when a case is confirmed in a childcare facility or school, stopping or slowing the spread of respiratory infectious diseases - including the coronavirus.

Guidelines for Childcare Facilities and Schools by Primedia Broadcasting on Scribd