3.5  Planning for the improvement of personal hygiene

You will find further details of hygiene promotion activities in the Health Education, Advocacy and Community Mobilisation Module.

As a Health Extension Practitioner, educating the community members on personal hygiene is one of your main duties. You may ask yourself: what educating, educating whom, where, and how? You may further ask yourself: how do I monitor or evaluate my success in the promotion of personal hygiene? The following section will answer these questions.

3.4.11  Menstrual hygiene (Personal hygiene for women)

3.5.1  Preparing a plan of action for personal hygiene promotion