Your School Nursing Service can work both in and out of school to offer confidential, qualified and non judgemental support relating to all of these issues and more:
- Keeping Healthy
- Emotional Health
- Weight Management
- Sexual Health
- Drugs and Alcohol
We can also help to make sure that young people with disabilities, long term illness, or other needs can receive support when they need it. If we can’t provide support ourselves, we will connect you with someone who can.
In The Prescot School, the School Nursing Service is available:
- Every Wednesday lunchtime in G25 (Lecture Theatre)
- Thursdays between 1:40pm and 2:40pm by appointment only
Below are some of the immunisation services offered in school through the local NHS Immunisation Service.
The number of children catching measles is rising. The safest and most effective way to prevent measles is to ensure your child is fully vaccinated with MMR vaccine. Your child should have two doses of MMR to maximise protection against measles. If you are unsure if your child has had two doses please contact the immunisation service on the number below.
Protect your daughter against Cervical Cancer. The HPV vaccination is available from September onwards to all year 8 girls and any girls in older years that have missed the immunisation programme.
Boosters and Catch Ups
Adolescent Booster & Catch Up Immunisations The Adolescent booster is offered to all pupils within year 10. This is their 5th and final dose of combined: Tetanus, Diphtheria and Polio. The immunisation service also offer any immunisations that have previously been missed as part of a catch up programme, including MenC and MMR this will offer long term protection against infectious diseases.
If you have any queries or would like more information please contact:
Immunisation Service: 0151 676 5141
Or you can view or download information that should answer any questions you may have on: