Guidance

Flu vaccination: easy read flu resources

Leaflets and a poster aimed at providing information on influenza (flu) and vaccination.

Documents

Protect yourself from flu - Easy Read poster

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Protect yourself from flu - Easy Read leaflet

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Helping stop you getting flu: information for people with low literacy

Details

These resources are aimed at people who have, or care for someone with a learning disability. They provide advice on:

  • the flu virus and why you need a vaccine every year
  • signs of flu
  • flu jabs and where to get one

People with a learning disability and their carers can get a free flu jab from their doctor or pharmacist.

The Helping you to stop getting flu leaflet can also be useful for people whose first language is not English and can also be for people with a low reading age.

You can order the Easy Read leaflet using code: EASYREADFLU1

You can order the Easy Read poster using code: EASYREADFLU2

You can order the Help you to stop getting flu leaflet using code: 2904202

Health publications orderline

Health and Social Care Publications
PO Box 777
London
London
SE1 6XH

Copies of printed publications and the full range of digital resources to support the immunisation programmes can now be ordered and downloaded online. Login to register and place your order.

Published 6 August 2015
Last updated 25 October 2019 + show all updates
  1. Added Easy Read flu poster.
  2. Added 'Easy read' version of winter flu leaflet.
  3. Leaflet revised for the Annual flu programme 2017 to 2018.
  4. Revised to include information for those with visual impairment.
  5. First published.