Personal Hygiene

Description of the Training

This topic provides 12 images of recommended good hygiene.The cards are used to help prompt participants  to discuss some of the ways that people should keep themselves clean, with the objective of understanding that many diseases can be prevented by good personal hygiene

How to use Card set  3. ‘Personal Hygiene’ 

This set can be used in three ways:

  1. A participant holds up the card to the audience and describes what she thinks is right or wrong with the person
  2. They can be sorted into three groups of good, average and bad practices
  3.  The cards can be used to block the route of a  disease by showing a disease from 2.a  and then asking them to select a card which could prevent this disease from Card set 3.

Link to the Facilitator instructions for the topic

Click here   Rwanda_3. Personal Hygiene_English

Click here 3. Hygiene Personnelle_french


ENGLISH                                                                                      FRENCH

1 Boy washing face each morning Un garcon qui lave la figure chaque matin
2 Boy washing body each evening Un garçon qui lave la corps chaque soir
3 Mother / father cleaning teeth twice daily Une  mère  et un père lavent les dents deux fois par jour
4 Mother washing hair Une  mère  qui lave ses cheveux
5 Father shaving boys hair Un homme qui raser le crane  d’enfant
6 Mother washes body Une  mère prend son bain
7 Father washing body Un homme prend son bain
8 Mother washing clothes Une  mère qui lave les vêtements
9 Cutting finger nails Couper les ongles des doigts
10 Wash  genitals daily Laves les intimes chaque jour
11 Wash underwear regularly Laves les sous vêtements toujours
12 Change sanitary towels /dispose well/burn Changez les serviettes hygiéniques et jetez bien/brûlez

Facilitator instructions for Personal Hygiene (Rural) in English:

Rural Personal Hygiene Facilitator Instructions