Children’s Services

Childhood Immunisations

You will receive a reminder to book your child in for immunisations. Please telephone in advance to book an appointment, we do not run a specific clinic and will try to accommodate you with a suitable time.

The current routine vaccination schedule is:

  • 2 months
    • Diptheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), polio and Hib  (Pediacel – thigh)
    • Pneumoccocal  (PCV Prevenar – thigh)
    • Rotavirus (Rotarix – Oral)
  • 3 months
    • Diptheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), polio and Hib  (Pediacel – thigh)
    • Meningitis C (Men C – thigh)
    • Rotavirus (Rotarix – Oral)
  • 4 month
    • Diptheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), polio and Hib  (Pediacel – thigh)
    • Pneumoccocal  (PCV Prevenar – thigh)
  • 12-13 months
    • Hib/Men C (Hib/Men C – upper arm/thigh)
    • Pneumoccocal  (PCV Prevenar – thigh)
    • MMR (MMR – upper arm/thigh)
  • From 3 years 4 months
    • Diptheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), polio and Hib  (Pediacel – thigh)
    • MMR (MMR – upper arm/thigh)
  • Girls aged 12-13 years old (normally vaccinated at school)
    • Cervical Cancer HPV (Upper arm)
  • Around 14 years old (normally vaccinated at school)
    • Tetanus, diphtheria and polio (Upper arm)
    • MenC (Upper arm)