School Based Immunisation Programme Team

Our School Aged Immunisation Team delivers a consistent and equitable approach to ensure children and young people of Cumbria are protected, as far as is reasonably practical, from vaccine preventable diseases associated with significant mortality and morbidity.  We work in partnership with educational colleagues to maximise the uptake of the immunisation programme and the smooth running of the immunisation sessions and offer’s community clinics for young people who are educated at home.

Our Team of practitioners work with a defined population to deliver services that promote the health and well-being of children, young people and their families. Team members include Clinical Leads, Staff Nurses, Business Support staff and apprentices. 

Immunisation Programme includes:

  • Reception, Year 1, 2, 3 & 4 - Nasal Flu Spray
  • Year 8 and 9 Girls - Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
  • Year 9 Booster - Diphtheria Tetanus and Polio (DTP) Meningococcal ACWY (Men ACWY)

Contact Details:

North School Aged Immunisation Department

Carleton Clinic, Cumwhinton Drive, Carlisle CA1 3SX
Tel: 01228 608046

Workington Community Hospital, Workington CA14 2RW
Tel: 01900 705867

South School Aged Immunisation Department

Flaxmans Court Kendal
Tel: 01539 718016/715277 (Nurses)

Stafford House Barrow In Furness
Tel: 01229 409608 (Admin)