Design a hand washing poster

Hand washing posterHand washing posters for children are a creative way to have fun and spread lessons about not spreading germs. Our printable hand washing poster is ready to download and act as inspiration for your kids to create their very own.

It’s important learning, but will feel more like fun, and when your posters are finished you can put them up and help even more people keep their hands clean – not to mention smile.

Download Hand Washing Poster


Did you know?

  • "Handwashing is one of the most important ways of preventing the spread of illness"

  • "Regular hand washing can reduce absenteeism amongst school children"

  • "Our hands carry a mixture of both good and bad bacteria"

  • "Most of the bacteria our hands pick up live on fingertips and under our nails"

  • "Washing with water alone doesn't guarantee that bad bacteria are removed"

  • "Good bacteria act as our personal shield against unwanted bacteria"

  • "Many bacteria can survive on surfaces for several months"

  • "The skin has its own natural defences against bad bacteria"


Find out more about good hand hygiene

Hands Up For Hygiene


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Our schools programme, helping school kids learn how, when and why they need to wash their hands.