The school nursing teams will be visiting your child’s school on selected dates in the Spring term to vaccinate Year 9 against Diphtheria, Tetanus, Polio and Meningitis ACWY.
The school immunisation team start their 11 week immunisation programme on Monday, 30th September 2019.
Since the Baby Teeth DO Matter initiative was launched in April 2017, dentists in Merthyr Tydfil have seen a 39% increase in children’s attendance, in other words approximately 1500 children!
Public Health Wales is reminding people with long term health conditions to protect themselves from flu this year.
Public Health Wales is urging all pregnant women to have their free flu vaccine as research shows they are seven times more likely to die from flu than a woman who is not pregnant.