National Emergencies / Public Health Issues


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In the event of a national emergency or a public health issue the Department's Parents, Learners and Database (PLDS) will disseminate information from the lead government department or agency to the education sector.  PLDS also represents the Department on the national emergency co-ordinating committee.

Current public health issues/alerts

School Vaccination Programme 2018/2019

Primary School Vaccination Programme 2018/2019

Post Primary School Vaccination Programme 2018/2019

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre

Schools and Severe Weather

Information for Parents and Schools is available on the following websites: