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Covid-19 vaccinations

Waltham Forest Covid-19 vaccine rollout including how to get your booster

We are continuously supporting our health partners with the rollout of the Covid-19 vaccine and increasing take up of the vaccine will remain a priority for Waltham Forest.

Everyone over the age of 16 can now get their Covid-19 vaccination by either booking on the NHS website or calling 119, or by booking into one of our community clinics directly online.

For more information on our pop up clinics around the borough head to our Linktree page

Getting the vaccine reduces tour risk of infection by 80%. Don’t risk it, grab yours today.

12-15 year old and the vaccine

The Government has announced that all people aged 12 to 15 in England will be offered a first dose of a Covid-19 vaccine. Young people in this age bracket can now get their covid vaccine through their school clinic, or at Walthamstow Library, St Edmunds Church in Chingford or Jubilee Centre in Leytonstone. To book your child's vaccine out of school, please visit the NHS website

Download our handy document to explain to your child about the Covid-19 vaccine (PDF)
Download our Frequently Asked Questions document (PDF)
Download our process document (PDF)

North East London Clinical Commissioning Group website.

Phase 3 boosters

Latest NHS advice on booster vaccines

School Resource Pack

The vaccination rollout in Waltham Forest continues, and we’d like to thank you for your support as we move to vaccinate as many 12-15 year olds as we can. We know parents/carers, teachers and children will have questions about why the NHS is vaccinating this age group and how it’s safe. If you don’t find the information you need below, please email staysafe@walthamforest.gov.uk

Resources for Children and Parents

Download our handy document to explain to your child about the Covid-19 vaccine (PDF)
Download our Frequently Asked Questions document (PDF)
Download our process document (PDF)

Translated vaccination information.

Can’t find what you need for your school here? Please email staysafe@walthamforest.gov.uk and let us know.

To download translated materials and find out more helpful resources, please visit our local NHS website.

Watch a Covid-19 webinar on vaccines

A range of health professionals answer residents' questions on the vaccine:

Walthamstow Library vaccine centre -

Saira

Charlie

Yusuf

Dr Ashraf speaks about Ramadan and the Covid-19 vaccine

Are you an unpaid carer?

The Carers FIRST website has information and advice on getting vaccinated. 

Vaccine and pregnancy and fertility

Watch our Staff Q&A on the Covid-19 vaccine, fertility and pregnancy