Year 7 Flu Catch Up Clinics & Vaccine - Message shared on behalf of Child Health Immunisation Team

Due to the risk of both flu and COVID-19 this winter, the national flu immunisation programme will be essential to protecting vulnerable people and our communities and health and care system against the flu.

For further information regarding the vaccine please visit:

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

Parents who have refused ‘Fluenz’ nasal spray flu vaccine due to porcine gelatine content, are this year being be offered an injectable vaccine which does not contain porcine gelatine.

If you wish your child to receive this vaccine when stock becomes available, please contact the school immunisation team prior to 30th November 2020:

  • Email (preferred option): [email protected] – please tell us your child’s name, date of birth, school they attend and which clinic you would like to attend and we will email you back with an appointment
  • Tel: 0300 003 2554      

If you have received this communication following 30th November 2020 you can still contact the team to arrange vaccination.

Yours sincerely

Childhood Immunisation Team


Please see the list of confirmed catch up clinics for children who missed their appointment for the flu spray in school. Further sessions may to be added and changes may be unavoidable due to the current COVID-19 pandemic.

Clinic sessions

Local sessions are scheduled to take place 14th and 28th November @ Moorside Family Centre, Chester Road, Moorside, Consett Co Durham DH8 8EQ but you are able to attend any of the below.

Due to COVID-19 and the social distancing measures in place it is essential that you book your child’s appointment. To book an appointment call 03000 032554.

Important information:

  • Please attend you appointment on time to ensure that social distancing is adhered to.
  • Only 1 parent to accompany the child.
  • Adults, and children over 12 years, must wear a face covering when attending the session.
  • Please leave the building once the vaccine has been administered.
  • Follow our Facebook page for updates – Children’s Immunisation Team, County Durham, Darlington and Teeside.
     

Date and time

Venue

24/10/2020 0900 - 1200

Bowes and Grimsby Village Hall, Mickleton, Barnard Castle, DL12 0JR

31/10/2020

0900 – 1300

Hartlepool Town Hall, Raby Road, Hartlepool, TS24 8AH

31/10/2020, 0900 - 1300

Bullion Lane family Centre, Gray Avenue, Chester le Street, Co. Durham, DH2 2EL

31/10/20 1330 – 1600

Durham Fire Station, Sniperley Farm, Sniperley Park, Lanchester Road, Sniperley, Co. Durham, DH1 5RA

31/10/20 0900 - 1300

Easington Family Centre, Whickham Street, Easington Colliery, Peterlee, SR8 3DJ

31/10/2020, 0900 - 1300

Dolphin Centre, Horsemarket, Darlington, DL1 5RP

07/11/20 0900 - 1300

Dean Bank Family Centre, 12 Beaumont Street, Ferryhill, DL17 8PH

07/11/20 0900 - 1300

Seaham Family Centre, Seaham House, Seaham, SR7 7EU

14/11/20, 0900 - 1300

Stockton Library, Church Road, Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 1TU

14/11/2020 0900 - 1300

Moorside Family Centre, Chester Road, Moorside, Co. Durham, DH8 8EQ

14/11/20, 0900 - 1200

St Barnabas Church Hall, 1A St. Barnabas Road, Linthorpe, Middlesbrough, TS5 6JR

14/11/20, 0900 - 1300

Bullion Lane Family Centre, Gray Avenue, Chester le Street, Co. Durham, DH2 2EL

14/11/20, 0900 - 1300

Newton Aycliffe Family Centre, Stephenson Way, Newton Aycliffe, DL5 7DD

21/11/2020, 0900 - 1300

Brandon Family Centre, Carr Avenue, Brandon, DH7 8NL

21/11/2020, 0900 - 1300

Dolphin Centre, Horsemarket, Darlington, DL1 5RP

21/11/20 AD

Durham Fire Station, Sniperley Farm, Sniperley Park, Lanchester Road, Sniperley, Co. Durham, DH1 5RA

28/11/20, 0900 - 1300

Thornaby Library, Wrightson House, Thornaby, TS17 9EW

28/11/20, 0900 - 1300

Bullion Lane Family Centre, Gray Avenue, Chester le Street, Co. Durham, DH2 2EL

28/11/2020, 0900 - 1300

Moorside Family Centre, Chester Road, Moorside, Co. Durham, DH8 8EQ

28/11/20 1330 - 1600

Durham Fire Station, Sniperley Farm, Sniperley Park, Lanchester Road, Sniperley, Co. Durham, DH1 5RA

05/12/2020, 0900 - 1300

Hartlepool Town Hall, Raby Road, Hartlepool, TS24 8AH

05/12/20 0900 - 1300

Dean Bank Family Centre, 12 Beaumont Street, Ferryhill, DL17 8PH

05/12/20 0900 - 1300

Willington Family Centre, Chapel Street, Willington, Crook, DL15 0EQ

12/12/20, 0900 - 1300

Billingham Library, Bedale Avenue, Billingham, TS23 1AJ

12/12/20, 0900 - 1300

Dolphin Centre, Horsemarket, Darlington, DL1 5RP

12/12/2020 0900 - 1300

Grangetown Youth and Community Centre, Grangefarm Road, Middlesbrough, TS6 7HP

12/12/2020 0900 - 1300

Seaham Family Centre, Seaham House, Seaham, SR7 7EU

19/12/20, 0900 - 1200

St Barnabas Church Hall, 1A St. Barnabas Road, Linthorpe, Middlesbrough, TS5 6JR

19/12/20 0900 - 1200

Bowes and Grimsby Village Hall, Mickleton, Barnard Castle, DL12 0JR

02/01/2020, 0900 - 1300

Dolphin Centre, Horsemarket, Darlington, DL1 5RP