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Booking your Covid Vaccine

If you are in one of the following groups you will have been contacted by letter or text   inviting you to have a Covid  Vaccine

   

Ages 

PriorityRisk group
1Residents in a care home for older adults and staff working in care homes for older adults
2All those 80 years of age and over and frontline health and social care workers
3All those 75 years of age and over
4All those 70 years of age and over and clinically extremely vulnerable individuals (not including pregnant women and those under 16 years of age)
5All those 65 years of age and over
6Adults aged 16 to 65 years in an at-risk group (see clinical conditions below) [footnote 1]
7All those 60 years of age and over
8All those 55 years of age and over
9All those 50 years of age and over

 If you are eligible you can visit

https://royalwolverhamptontrust.nhsbookings.com/v2/ 

To book at Alfred Squire road site 

 Alternatively you can call the practice on 01902 6886500  and staff will  book this  for you 

 

Useful Links

Please note that Thornley Street Surgery is not responsible for the content of any of these sites nor do we endorse them.

GENERAL ADVICE

Age concern/ Help the Aged
www.ageuk.org.uk

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Care Navigation

Choose Well

Citizens advice
www.nacab.org.uk

Consumer Credit Counselling Service
www.cccs.co.uk/

Electronic Prescription Service (EPS)
http://systems.hscic.gov.uk/eps/patients

GP2GP – Transferring your electronic records
http://systems.hscic.gov.uk/gp2gp/communications/patientleaflet.pdf 

Health costs
www.nhsba.nhs.uk

Help with NHS charges
www.dh.gov.uk/helpwithhealthcosts

Information for carers
www.crossroads.org.uk/ 
www.wolverhampton.gov.uk/carers
Wolverhampton City Carer Magazine

NHS Choices
http://www.nhs.uk/Pages/HomePage.aspx

Online Services - Easy-Read Guides 
https://www.england.nhs.uk/publication/gp-online-services-easy-read-guides/

Refugee and Migrant Centre of The Black Country

Safeguarding children
www.wolvesscb.org.uk

Sexual Health Services in Wolverhampton -Wolverhampton Sexual Health Consultation
http://www.wolverhampton.gov.uk/sexualhealth

Wolverhampton City Council
http://www.wolverhampton.gov.uk/

Wolverhampton CCG
http://www.wolverhamptonccg.nhs.uk/

HEALTH ADVICE

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Programme
http://aaa.screening.nhs.uk/public

Allergies
www.allergyuk.org/

Alzheimers Society
www.alzheimers.org.uk
Alzheimer's Society Dementia Cafés in Wolverhampton

Arthritis and other joint problems
www.arthritisresearchuk.org/

Asthma
www.asthma.org.uk/

Bedwetting/enuresis
www.eric.org.uk/

Bladder and bowel conditions
www.bladderandbowelfoundation.org/

Blood pressure
www.bpassoc.org.uk/Home

British heart foundation
www.bhf.org.uk/

COPD - The Wolverhampton Integrated Respiratory Lifestyle Project (TWIRL)https://wolverhamptonccg.nhs.uk/news/259-the-wolverhampton-integrated-respiratory-lifestyle-twirl-project

Coeliac dietary information
www.glutenfreefood.co.uk/

Dermatology
www.bad.org.uk/desktopDefault.aspx?TabId=578

Endometriosis UK
www.endometriosis-uk.org

Eye Health
www.visionmatters.org.uk
www.eyecarewm.co.uk (Wolverhampton Minor Eye Care Service - MECS)

Gender issues
www.gender-matters.org.uk/
www.channel4embarrassingillnesses.com/

Information on medicines
www.medicines.org.uk/Guides

Information on patients experiences
www.healthtalkonline.org/

Information on sickle cell and thalassaemia screening programmes
www.sct.screening.nhs.uk/

Influenza
Information about the vaccination and the eligibility criteria
Specific information for pregnant women

Lung disease
www.lunguk.org/

Meningitis
Meningitis C Information for University Students

Menopause
www.menopausehandbook.co.uk/

Men's health
www.malehealth.co.uk/

NHS cancer screening programmes
www.cancerscreening.nhs.uk/

NHS Health Checks
www.nhs.uk/Planners/NHSHealthCheck/Pages/NHSHealthCheck.aspx

Organ donation
www.organdonation.nhs.uk/ukt/

Patient information leaflets on illnesses and medications
www.patient.co.uk/

Patient information leaflets
www.bupa.co.uk/health_information/

Pertussis (Whooping Cough) Vaccinations for Pregnant Women
Pertussis Vaccinations for Pregnant Women
Whooping Cough & Pregnancy Immunisation Leaflet & Factsheet

Phlebotomy Walk-in Centres in Wolverhampton
http://www.royalwolverhamptonhospitals.nhs.uk/pathology_services/departments/phlebotomy.aspx

Pregnancy and birth information from the NHSwww.equip.nhs.uk/HealthTopics/pregnancy.aspx

Premature menopause
www.daisynetwork.org.uk/

Sexual Health Services - Embrace Wolverhampton
www.embracewolverhampton.nhs.uk/

Terence Higgins Trust
www.tht.org.uk/

Wolverhampton domestic violence forum
www.wdvf.org.uk

MENTAL HEALTH ADVICE

General

www.livinglifetothefull.com/index

www.mind.org.uk/help/information_and_advice

www.rethink.org

www.rcpsych.org

www.camhs.co.uk

Work and Mental Health guidance
www.rcpsych.ac.uk/mentalhealthinfo/workandmentalhealth.aspx

Mental Health Money Guide

Depression

Depression Alliance
www.depressionalliance.org

Leaflets on depression from the Royal College of Psychiatrists
www.rcpsych.ac.uk/mentalhealthinformation

The Samaritans
www.samaritans.org

Anxiety
www.nopanic.org.uk

Autism
www.nas.org.uk

Bereavement
www.crusebereavementcare.org

Eating disorders
www.b-eat.org.uk

Gambling
www.gamblersanonymous.org.uk

Advice on sleep and relaxation
www.npc.co.uk

YOUNG PEOPLES ADVICE

A local service
www.base25.org.uk/b25/Default.aspx

Local contraception and sexual health advice
www.thinkhealthwolves.nhs.uk/

www.talktofrank.com/

www.nhs.uk/Livewell/

www.nhs.uk/lifechecktools/teenlifecheck/Pages/Introduction.aspx

www.getconnected.org.uk/home

www.youngminds.org.uk/

www.teenweightwise.com/

http://www.coppafeel.org/

http://www.disabledliving.co.uk/kidz/welcome

DIABETES

National diabetes society
www.diabetes.org.uk/

Wolverhampton Diabetes Centre – information on line and downloadswww.wdconline.org.uk/

Diabetes UK Care Events

Diabetic education programme
www.dafne.uk.com/

www.diabetes.org.uk/Get_involved/

www.upbete.co.uk/

HEALTHY LIVING

Dietary, weight loss and exercise advice
www.eatwell.gov.uk/
www.nhs.uk/Livewell/Pages/Livewellhub.aspx
www.nhs.uk/change4life
www.bdaweightwise.com/
www.wolvespct.nhs.uk/HealthTrainers/Home.asp

NHS Lifecheck Tool

Information on one of the options available from Wolverhampton PCT for weight loss www.fitbug.com/uk.sales

Alcohol advice
www.drinkaware.co.uk/

Work out your ‘heart age’
www.heartagecalculator.com/

Information to give your children the best start in life
www.healthystart.nhs.uk/

Giving up smoking
www.smokefree.nhs.uk/
http://smokefree.nhs.uk/stoptober

www.nhs.uk/change4life/pages/be-food-smart.aspx

www.treatyourselfbetter.co.uk

TRAVEL HEALTH INFORMATION

www.fitfortravel.nhs.uk/home.aspx

www.fco.gov.uk/en/travel-and-living-abroad/

www.britishairways.com/travel/healthplan/public/en_gb

SOCIAL

http://thesocialhub.org.uk/



 
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