Leach Heath Medical Centre

COVID-19 Autumn Booster Vaccine

Booster doses are an important part of protecting yourself from COVID-19 if you are at higher risk from severe COVID-19.

Like some other vaccines, levels of protection may decline over time. Booster doses help boost your antibodies and give you good protection from becoming seriously ill or needing to go to hospital if you catch COVID-19. 

Who can get a booster dose?  

  • aged 75 or over (you need to have turned 75 on or before 30 June 2023) 
  • live in a care home for older adults 
  • aged 5 or over and have a weakened immune system 

If you’re eligible, you can get a seasonal booster dose of the COVID-19 vaccine by: 

For more information visit https://www.nhs.uk/nhs-services/covid-19-services/covid-19-vaccination-services/ 

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