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Looking After Children in Very Hot Weather

A new guide for childcare settings and schools has been published by Public Health England on how to look after children when the weather gets very hot.

The guide includes:

  • the signs of heat stress, heat exhaustion and heat stroke
  • actions to take on recognising these signs
  • how to protect children from excessive heat both indoors and outdoors.

 Download the guide: Looking After Children in Heatwaves (PDF 47KB).

Last updated: 02 August 2023

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