IMPORTANT – Capacity Issues 28th September 22

Due to a significant number of absence due to sickness with both clinical and non clinical staff, we are experiencing a serious short staffing problem which will require us to offer only urgent medical services. The non effected staff are working above and beyond to help ease the situation. Many have given up their holidays

Need help with a non-urgent medical or admin request? Contact us online.

Covid Vaccine Information for 5 -11 year old at risk

Children at serious risk from the complications of COVID-19 infection include those with:

  • severe neurodisabilities
  • immunosuppression – those whose immune systems don’t work as well and those who live with someone who is immunosuppressed
  • profound and multiple or severe learning disabilities
  • being on the learning disability register
  • those with Down’s syndrome
  • those with long term serious conditions affecting their body. Your GP will know if they need to have the vaccine

The vaccine is also recommended for those children living with people who have a weakened immune system (who are immunosuppressed). This is to reduce the risk of them passing on the infection to their family members.

All these children and young people who are aged 5 to 11 years of age should have the COVID-19 vaccinations.

We have invited all children who are included in the criteria above, vaccines are being delivered from:

Brinnington Health Centre, Brinnington Road, Stockport, SK5 8BS (car park off Hereford Road, SK5 8EY)