COVID-19 and public health

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Public health measures for COVID-19
This document describes the key public health measures currently being taken in Ireland against COVID-19.

COVID-19: What you need to do
This document outlines the things you need to do to help contain the spread of coronavirus.

Face coverings during COVID-19
Wearing a face covering can help limit the spread of COVID-19. Find out what the law on face coverings in Ireland is, and read advice on how to use one safely and effectively

Cocooning during COVID-19
Find out what cocooning involves, how to access food and medical supplies safely, and details of social services supporting older and vulnerable people who are cocooning.

Restricted movement and self-isolation for COVID-19
Find out what it means to self-isolate due to COVID-19, what it means to restrict your movements and when you need to take these measures.

Testing for COVID-19
Find out what the COVID-19 test involves, who can be tested and what to do while you wait for your results.

Health services during COVID-19
Find out about health services, where to get health advice and how to get tested for coronavirus.