One in three entitled to a free flu vaccine

Flu vaccinations in Warwickshire and Coventry get underway this month, GPs and pharmacies will be offering the vaccinations from Wednesday, 14th September 2016.

In Warwickshire one in three people are entitled to a free flu vaccination, yet every year thousands of people run the lottery of catching the potentially deadly illness rather than have the vaccine. 

Eligible people include: Everyone aged 65 or over, children or adults with a serious medical conditions, pregnant women, Carers and People living in long stay residential care homes or long-stay care facilities. For more information please visit: http://warwickshire.gov.uk/flu 

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