HEALTH CENTRE’S NEW APPROACH TO VACCINATIONS

Staff and patients of Locking Castle Medical Centre at the children's flu vaccination party.

Staff and patients of Locking Castle Medical Centre at the children's flu vaccination party. - Credit: Archant

Staff at Locking Castle Medical Centre came up with a fun way of making children’s flu vaccinations less frightening – throwing a party.

Seventy youngsters aged two to four enjoyed balloon-modelling, colouring and treats alongside their jabs.

Nurse Rebecca Trewern said “It was great to see children enjoying the party; we will do it again next year.”


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