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Would this be useful to teachers next week?

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Mmsnet101 Sun 22-Mar-20 15:00:44

Hi,

I work for a food manufacturer and we're trying to think of ways to support the local community at the moment. We have some spare masks, sterile wipes, hand sanitiser, gloves etc.

I've not seen any info in regards to extra measures to protect teachers who'll be in next week - our local school will be open, so I'm wondering if this would be of use to them or if its already being provided?

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FellWanderer Sun 22-Mar-20 15:03:17

Yes please! We haven't had any additional cleaning supplies/protection given.

HarrietThePi Sun 22-Mar-20 15:04:56

I'm not a teacher but think that's a lovely idea. I can imagine they'd be really appreciative.

sawyersfishbiscuits Sun 22-Mar-20 15:06:13

Yes please!

Jackrusselsarecute Sun 22-Mar-20 15:08:09

That would be amazing, thank you for thinking about schools smile

noblegiraffe Sun 22-Mar-20 15:09:52

Wipes and sanitiser yes. Gloves and masks should probably go to hospitals?

Poetryinaction Sun 22-Mar-20 15:10:48

What about shop workers?

Mmsnet101 Sun 22-Mar-20 15:38:27

@noblegiraffe hospital wouldn't take them as not medical grade/from approved supplier.

@poetry we don't have enough to supply all the local shops etc. We have given some in to the staff of the local independent bakery down the street.

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Knackeredmommy Sun 22-Mar-20 15:48:54

That'd be amazing, especially sanitiser. Sure they'll be grateful, we're running low on soap etc at my school.

pitlochrypat Sun 22-Mar-20 15:57:55

My DCs school has completely run out of soap etc, staff have been taking in new supplies from home.

ChloeDecker Sun 22-Mar-20 16:01:10

If you can, yes please! My hands are bright red and peeling from cleaning keyboards and mice after every lesson, for a fortnight, without protective gear.

FlowerAndBloom Mon 23-Mar-20 07:02:17

Yes wonderful thing to do

whatnow40 Mon 23-Mar-20 07:16:34

Our local police station appealed for supplies at the weekend, they were completely out and unable to sanitise the cars between people.

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