GET YOUR FREE FLU VACCINATION NOW

Protect yourself and your family now!

If you are eligible for a free flu vaccination please call the surgery now to book an appointment.

It is important especially now whilst we are in the midst of the Covid – pandemic that we do as much as we can to protect ourselves and those close to us, by getting vaccinated against Influenza.

The flu vaccine is given to people who:

  • are 65 and over (including those who’ll be 65 by 31 March 2021)
  • have certain health conditions
  • are pregnant
  • are in a long-stay residential care
  • receive a carer’s allowance, or are the main carer for an older or disabled person who may be at risk if you get sick
  • frontline health or social care workers
  • live with someone who is currently on the national shielded list.
  • Children at risk or aged between 2-3 years can have the nasal vaccine

If you would like more information from NHS England please click on the links below:

 https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/vaccinations/flu-influenza-vaccine/

https://digitalcampaignsstorage.blob.core.windows.net/campaign-resource-centre/production/asset/file/2347/Flu_Vaccination_who_needs_it_and_why_12pp_A5_booklet_2020.pdf

If you have a learning disability please click on the link to view the easy read leaflet: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/905376/PHE_flu_easy_read_winter_2020_leaflet.pdf

 

 

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