It’s that time of year again when we all need to think about flu jabs.
The best way to avoid getting flu is by having the flu jab, and people with learning disabilities can have this for free at their GP or pharmacy.
Here’s an easy read information sheet that might help.
Worried about he flu jab?
Flu jabs can be very tricky when people with learning disabilities are scared of needles or worried about visiting the GPs.
Have you found something that works for you? This could be anything from taking some earphones along to having a longer appointment.
Is your GP helpful? What do they offer to help? For example, can you ask for a home visit?
Share any top tips about coping with the flu jab here so that other parents, families and friends can give them a go.