Ground Floor, Alfred Health Centre
186 Homerton High Street, E9 6AG
Tel: 020 8986 3106 Fax: 020 8985 1909
Out of Hours: (CHUHSE) 0208 185 0545
We strongly recommend that all children are immunised according to the nationally recommended standard schedule.
The current child immunisation schedule is:
Two months old
1st diphtheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis, inactive polio, HIB and 1st pneumococcal
Three months old
2nd diphtheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis, inactive polio,
HIB and 1st meningitis C
Four months old
3rd diphtheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis, inactive polio,
HIB and 2nd meningitis C and 2nd pneumococcal
Booster HIB and booster meningitis C (1 injection) and
1st MMR (measles, mumps, rubella) with booster pneumococcal
3.5 - 4.5 years
Pre-school injection (diphtheria, tetanus, acellular pertussis, polio) and MMR booster
Tetanus, polio and diphtheria
The practice also offers immunisations of the HPV vaccine for 11-18 year old girls who might have missed the vaccine at school. Please book with the nurse if needed.
Adults who have had five tetanus injections during their life do not need boosters.