Come and have a chat about your health – get the flu and COVID-19 vaccines
Published: Friday, October 7, 2022
Wandsworth Council’s health bus continues to help residents to remain healthy and well, by visiting locations around the borough over the coming weeks and months, with a mobile, pop-up health clinic. Get the COVID-19 and flu vaccines on the day if you are eligible.
The health bus will next be out on the following date:
Friday 14 October, 10am to 4pm
Latchmere Leisure Centre, Burns Rd, London SW11 5AD
Come and have a chat about your health
Whether you are looking for general health advice for you or your family, or more information about accessing local health and wellbeing services, we’ll be able to help.
Council and NHS colleagues will be available to offer advice on a range of different areas including:
- tips to stay healthy and active, as well as managing your weight
- information about keeping your heart and brain healthy, including blood pressure checks
- help to stop smoking
- preventing and reducing your risk for several diseases, including diabetes, cancer and heart disease
- immunisations for you and your family
- information about the COVID-19 vaccines
- Polio vaccination advice
- get the COVID-19 and flu vaccines on the day.
Councillor Graeme Henderson, Cabinet member for adult health and care said,
“Our health bus has been making a real difference in communities across the borough and helping to tackle health inequalities.
“By coming out to you, we are helping people with everything from advice on quitting smoking, or other conditions like your risk of heart disease, diabetes, dementia awareness, stroke, or kidney disease.
“Our friendly team of community champions are always happy to listen and offer advice.”
NHS staff will also be on hand to give you the COVID-19 vaccination if you haven’t yet had it, as well as the booster dose. If you have any questions or concerns about the vaccine, you can come along and just have a chat about it.
For more information about local health and wellbeing services, as well as what you can do to stay healthy and active visit the council's health webpages.
Whether you are looking for general health advice, for you or your family, or more information about accessing local health and wellbeing services, we’ll be able to help.
Cost of Living hub
Get advice to support you through the cost-of-living crisis, when you visit the bus or on our Cost of Living hub.