If you are supporting someone who lives with Sensory Processing difficulties, then explaining the need for good hygiene practices to "stop the spread" can be made easier with visual resources. 

The below factsheets were developed by Sensory Spectacle in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and these and other resources are also available on their website.  They offer practical tips to try and improve the experience.

For quick download - 

pdfSensory considerations for washing hands

 Sensory Considerations for washing hands image

pdfActivities for keeping our hands clean

Activites for Keeping our hands clean image


Information sourced from

Sensory Spectacle

For further reading see

What is COVID-19

Easy English COVID-19 Resources

Coronavirus Prevention - Why we stay home


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