FOI Request Sanitary Provision
We would like to know:
1. What provision you make for distributing sanitary products such as tampons and sanitary towels in schools? Are these items provided only through dispensing machines, or also/only on request through the school office, or by other means? How widely available are they- e.g. how many dispensing machines are provided in each school?
2. What is the cost of sanitary products in dispensing machines? (Please specify cost and number of items e.g. £2 for 2 tampons)
3. Is there any provision of free sanitary products for staff or students in the schools in your authority, if so by what means?
Items are available on request from the school office, first aid room and Guidance staff. There is no charge for any items provided