Flu Vaccines for Children – This winter be prepared for Vince Virus and his friends.
Little children are often great at spreading flu to each other and around the family.
A free nasal spray flu vaccine is now available at the surgery for eligible children.*
To be eligible the child must be;
- Aged 2 or 3 (on the 31st August 2019) or
- Aged 2–17yrs and in a clinically at risk**
Please note eligible children at primary school will be offered the vaccine through school.
**Clinical at risk groups include chronic long-term illnesses such as
- heart disease,
- kidney disease,
- liver disease
- neurological disease
Some health conditions may mean that a child is not eligible for the nasal spray, if this is the case they may be offered an alternative injectable vaccine.
Fluenz’s clinics are being held at the surgery on;
- Thursday 24th October and
- Wednesday 30th Oct (half-term week)
To book please ring 01670 829889
If you would like more information please click on the link:-PHE-Protection your child against flu