Harris County Health & Environmental Services Your most precious treasure
 


Home
Handwashing
For Daycare Teachers
For Teachers (Grade K-6)
For Kids
For Parents/Caregivers
Fact Sheets
 

handwashing poster

dirty handprint





Search


 


 

Great Handwashing Resouces for Parents and Caregivers

When Should You Wash Your Hands?

Boy Blowing Nose

Handwashing is like a "do-it-yourself" vaccine - it’s a simple step you can take to reduce the spread of diarrheal and respiratory illness. Wash your regularly, before and after  certain activities, is a great way to remove germs, prevent the spread of germs to others, and avoid getting sick.

Light Blue Hand Prints


bar