Covid -19: Updated Guidelines – January 17

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New guidelines have been issued by the HSE and Department of Education regarding Covid-19. An updated isolation quick guide for parents and guardians of children older than 3 months and up to 13 years of age was published on Friday, January 14th which you can read below.

You may also find the following HSE information section on Antigen Tests for Children helpful.
https://www2.hse.ie/conditions/covid19/testing/antigen-tests-for-primary-school-children/

If you have been notified of a confirmed case of Covid-19 in your child’s pod or class you can access the free antigen tests using this Freephone number 1800 110055 or online at https://www.hse.ie/eng/services/schools-antigen-testing/

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