Child Health & Immunisations

Please contact the surgery for more information regarding child health and immunisations. There is also a list below of what ages your child needs to have which vaccinations.

2 months
5-in-1 (DTaP/IPV/Hib) vaccine – this single jab contains vaccines to protect against five separate diseases: diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough (pertussis), polio and Haemophilus influenzae type b (known as Hib – a bacterial infection that can cause severe pneumonia or meningitis in young children)  
Pneumococcal (PCV) vaccine
Rotavirus vaccine
 
3 months
5-in-1 (DTaP/IPV/Hib) vaccine, second dose
Meningitis C
Rotavirus vaccine, second dose
 
4 months
5-in-1 (DTaP/IPV/Hib) vaccine, third dose
Pneumococcal (PCV) vaccine, second dose
 
Between 12 and 13 months
Hib/Men C booster, given as a single jab containing meningitis C (second dose) and Hib (fourth dose)
Measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine, given as a single jab
Pneumococcal (PCV) vaccine, third dose
 
2 and 3 years
Flu vaccine (annual)
 
3 years and 4 months, or soon after
Measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine, second dose
4-in-1 (DTaP/IPV) pre-school booster, given as a single jab containing vaccines against diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough (pertussis) and polio
 
Around 12-13 years
HPV vaccine, which protects against cervical cancer (girls only) – three jabs given within six months
 
Around 13-18 years
3-in-1 (Td/IPV) teenage booster, given as a single jab and contains vaccines against diphtheria, tetanus and polio
 
Around 13-15 years
Meningitis C booster

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