COVID-19 vaccine information
Phase 2 of the NHS Covid-19 vaccination programme is now under way.
All adults in England can now book a Covid-19 vaccine by calling free on 119 or online at Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination - NHS (www.nhs.uk).
NHS Covid-19 Vaccination Centres
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals is operating a number of large scale NHS vaccination centres in the region including:
Sheffield Arena NHS COVID-19 Vaccination Centre
From July 26, the centre will be based at Longley Lane, Sheffield S5 7JN, close to the Northern General Hospital. For more information click here
For more information, please visit: https://www.sheffieldarena.co.uk/nhs-covid-vaccination-centre
Sheffield Octagon NHS COVID-19 Vaccination Centre
The Sheffield Octagon Centre opened as a second large-scale NHS vaccination centre in June. It is available as a walk-in service, and is open seven days a week, Monday to Sunday, from 8am – 5pm, operating on a first come, first serve ticketed basis.
The Octagon Centre is located at the University of Sheffield, Clarkson Street, Sheffield S10 2TQ and is being run by Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. The centre will be delivering around 800 vaccinations each day.
Appointments can also be booked through the national NHS booking service
Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination - NHS (www.nhs.uk) or by calling 119.
COVID-19 Vaccination Information & Guidance
British Islamic Medical Association debunks COVID myths
The British Islamic Medical Association has provided resources in 10 languages to help debunk the most common COVID myths.
Information about the Astra Zeneca vaccine and blood clots
Health conditions and coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination
A number of charities have worked with the NHS to produce advice about the coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine and certain health conditions.
Please click here for more information.
Vaccination information for cancer patients: download here.
Translated guidance and formats on the Covid-19 Vaccine
The above leaflets are also available in a wide range of accessible formats and alternative languages including Albanian, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, Farsi, Gujarati, Hindi, Kurdish, Nepali, Punjabi, Polish, Romanian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog and Turkish and Urdu.
Translated guidance on the Covid-19 Vaccination Programme: A Guide for Adults
Translated guidance on the COVID-19 vaccination: what to expect after vaccination
Translated guidance on COVID-19 vaccination: women of childbearing age, currently pregnant or breastfeeding
Translated guidance on COVID-19 vaccination: guide for older adults
Coronavirus vaccine videos in five South Asian languages
The BBC has created a series of Coronavirus vaccine Q&A in English and five South Asian languages including Divya Chadha Manek. They have been translated into Gujarati, Punjabi, Sylheti, Tamil and Urdu. To view the videos click here.
They have also created a series of videos addressing Covid-19 vaccine conspiracies debunked in South Asian languages. To view the videos click here.
Coronavirus vaccine information for people with a learning disability
Information about the Covid Vaccine - film produced by Skills for People and Learning Disability England
British Sign Language (BSL) videos on COVID-19 vaccination.
BSL video guide on COVID-19 vaccination for eligible adults
BSL video guide on COVID-19 for women of childbearing age, pregnant or breastfeeding
BSL video guide on what to expect after the COVID-19 vaccination
1. Should I still follow government guidelines after i've had the vaccine: https://youtu.be/ULrbEHFhtmc
2. How do vaccines work?: https://youtu.be/jFqoakK4m38
3. How do I know that the vaccine is safe? https://youtu.be/-1qSliN19UY
4. How important is it for people from deprived & minority backgrounds to get the vaccine? https://youtu.be/NWkGeCplXHM
5. What is an mRNA vaccine and how does it work? https://youtu.be/v8xOCykLuEM
6. Do the vaccines contain any pork products? https://youtu.be/OcBv88ADGYY