Hull Flu Vaccinations

Flu vaccinations in schools

Reception and Y 1-4 flu vaccination programme

Your child will be offered the nasal spray flu vaccine. This is a small amount of spray up into each nostril. It feels ticklish and eyes may water a little. Side effects are uncommon. This vaccination programme is designed to protect your child against flu which can be an unpleasant illness and, although rarely, can sometimes cause serious complications. Having the flu vaccination, can reduce the risk of children passing the virus onto family/friends some of whom may be at greater risk from flu for example an infant, an older person or someone with an underlying health conditions.

The vaccination programme takes place from October - December.

If you have any queries about the vaccine, you can contact the team on (01482) 335703.

Flu Letter to Parents

parents flu letter

 

Children's Flu Form

flu form