Flu vaccinations 2018
It’s never too early to start thinking about protecting yourself from flu.
We are running flu clinics throughout October and November on the following dates and times for those eligible for a free flu vaccination:
Allendale Health Centre
– 11 October 8am-1pm and 2pm-7pm
– 29 October 8am-1pm and 2pm-6pm
Haydon Bridge Health Centre
– 1 November 5.30pm-7.30pm
– 3 November 9am-12midday
If you can’t make the flu clinic and are already coming in to see us for a routine appointment we can arrange for you to have your flu vaccination at the time. Please let us know if you would like to do this.
We have already ordered your vaccine, please support your local GP practice by having your flu vaccination with us.
The flu vaccine is the best way of protecting yourself against the virus. You will be eligible for a free flu vaccination if you are a registered patient and are:
- Over 65
- Have certain medical conditions including, but not limited to, chronic (long-term) conditions such as:
respiratory, heart, kidney and liver diseases, neurological conditions such as Parkinson’s disease and MS, diabetes, and a weakened immune system (or if you live with someone who has).
- If you receive a carer’s allowance, or you are the main carer for an elderly or disabled person whose welfare may be at risk if you fall ill
If you have any questions or to check if you are eligible, please contact us so we can provide further advice and information.