Immunisation Information for Parents

You’ve been preparing for the arrival of a child and now you are a parent or a carer!

There’s a lot to do and keeping your child healthy is bound to be at the forefront of your mind. Children will get colds and sniffles and cope quite well with love and care but they need help to fight off more serious infections. One way to gain protection comes from immunisation.

Here you will find information and useful tips on what immunisation is, why we get immunised and how to plan so that your child is protected against diseases into adulthood.

For more information please watch the videos on this page and visit the NHS Choices website