18 Mar 2020
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With the rise in concern of COVID-19, (Coronavirus), Kāpō Māori Aotearoa would like to advise our membership about keeping you and your whanau safe.
- Cover coughs and sneezes with tissues or your elbow, avoid coughing on others.Put used tissues in the rubbish bin or in a plastic bag, avoiding surfaces.
- Wash and dry your hands often, especially after coughing or sneezing.
- Use soap or hand sanitisers and avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth.
- Stay away from others if you’re feeling unwell – It is advised to stay home and stay warm for at least 14 days.
If you are worried about your health, call our freephone 0800 770 990 if you would like to speak to someone, or please contact the Coronavirus Healthline 24/7 on 0800 358 5453.
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Special messages from Chrissie Cowan, CEO of Kāpō Māori Aotearoa and John Mulka, CEO of Blind and Low Vision New Zealand have also been posted. Links to their messages in both Te Reo Māori and English are below: