How vaccines work?
Vaccines work by making us produce antibodies to fight disease without actually infecting us with the disease.
If the vaccinated person then comes into contact with the disease itself, their immune system will recognise it and immediately produce the antibodies they need to fight it.Find out more
I just came to do shopping at Asda and saw the S4H van. The thing that surprised me was being able to have an NHS Health Check in a van, which was good as it was a drop-in session, with no need to book an appointment. I am 43 so I had started to think about my health more. Having an NHS Health Check made me realise that I am not that active, so I am going to join a gym.
Suzanna, Attendee at an outreach session for her NHS Healthcheck
I joined Eat4Health because I needed to lose weight and needed support to do so. I have tried other weight loss programmes in the past which would normally begin well but they never really taught me to change and do exercise they just told me what to eat and what not to eat but not why. I eat more fruit and vegetables and am more aware of my calorie intake and the need for physical activity. My blood pressure has lowered along with my BMI. I would recommend this service to others to make changes for life not just a few months.
Ali, Attendee of an Eat4Health programme
We joined to find out how to be healthy as a family, the information, recipes and teachers were very good. This is a fantastic and lifestyle changing club for young children.
The Ibrahim family, Attendees at a Let’s Get Going schools programme
After joining a well-balance class, I feel more confident doing stairs. I found the exercises were suitable to my problem of bad balance. The instructors were very friendly, dedicated and ready to give one to one support anytime I need it.
Riffat, Attendee at a FallsFree4Life programme
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Slough Immunisation Partnership
The partnership is a joint working group with representatives from Slough Borough Council, NHS England, Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, The East Berkshire Clinical Commissioning group and the Berkshire shared public health team.
For more information and to view the presentations and documents that came out of the first ever Immunisation Partnership Conference in Slough on the 1st October 2019, simply click below.Learn more
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You may qualify for one-to-one support from one of our lifestyle support workers. Send us a message using the form below and we will get back to you within 3-5 working days.