More people in Kirklees to be offered COVID-19 vaccine

More care home residents and vulnerable people in Kirklees will be offered protection against Covid-19, as the new Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine starts to be rolled out to GP-centres. Local GPs are working together to provide vaccinations to as many care home residents...

COVID-19 Vaccine – Frequently Asked Questions

How is the COVID-19 vaccination being delivered in Kirklees? The NHS has well-established routes for delivering vaccinations.  Our planning for the COVID-19 vaccination programme has built on these.  The NHS will be delivering the vaccine in three main ways: Hospital...

Blog: Urgent Community Response in Kirklees

At the start of this year Kirklees was selected as one of seven national accelerator areas for Urgent Community Response. A service aimed at providing support to our frail and elderly population quickly. In this blog, Becca Spavin, Programme Lead has provides an...

First Kirklees patients receive COVID-19 vaccine today

The first patients in Kirklees are receiving a vaccine which protects against COVID-19 today. Local people are receiving the vaccination at hubs organised by groups of GP practices working together.  The first hubs have opened in Huddersfield and Batley, with further...