Polio Vaccine Booster Clinics for 1 – 9 Year Olds

The NHS is inviting children aged 1 to 9 in our borough to receive a dose of a vaccine against polio. For some children this will be an additional booster dose if they are already up to date with their routine vaccinations, in others who are not up to date it will be a catch up dose.

The Lambeth GP federation is texting all children eligible to book and appointment at the Akerman Health Centre over the next 4 weeks.

You can also book appointments directly at Guys Hospital and Kings Hospital for 5 – 9 year olds. Please see details below:

Guy’s Hospital Great Maze Pond SE1 9RT
5–9-year-olds only
Kings Hospital Denmark Hill SE5 9RS
5–9-year-olds only
Akerman Medical Practice 60 Patmos Road London SW9 6SF
1–9-year-olds
Nearest station: London Bridge (3 minute walk) To book an appointment at Guy’s Hospital please use their online booking system. If you have any difficulties using the online booking system, please contact the hospital via email: CovidVaccineBookings@gstt.nhs.uk Nearest station: Denmark Hill (3 minute walk) or Loughborough Junction (5 minute walk) To book an appointment at Kings Hospital please call: 0203 299 9405 or email kch-tr.vaccinebookings@nhs.net Nearest station: Oval Station (10 minute walk) P5 bus stops outside the Health Centre Clinic is operated on Appointment Basis Only – please wait to be contacted Any queries: lgpf.lambethgpfederations@nhs.net

Additional Polio Vaccination Clinics During Half-Term
(Plus clinics on a Saturday & Sundays through to Sunday 13th November)

Dear Parent,

We want to make sure that you have good access to polio vaccination clinics during the half-term.

A list of vaccination clinics to be delivered across the borough during the half-term for booked appointments and walk-in sessions.

We would encourage you to take this opportunity to protect your child against polio.

For more information, please visit the NHS website.