Years 7 & 8 school children, born on or between 1 September 2001 and 31 August 2003, in Coventry, Herefordshire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire are being offered the opportunity to be protected against seasonal flu this winter.
The needle free flu vaccines, which are free, should be available from participating GP practices and many pharmacies in these areas from the middle of September onwards.
You can find out which pharmacies are offering the needle free flu jab in your area by clicking on the links below:
Please note that this vaccine may not be suitable for a small number of children: those with problems with their immune systems, severe asthma or allergic to eggs. These children will be offered an alternative inactivated flu vaccine but only at their own registered GP practice.
For more information about flu visit NHS Choices.
To find out about which pharmacies in your area, are taking part in the Fluenz pilot, follow the links below: