Questions and Answers
The NHS website contains common questions and answers on the coronavirus vaccine including who can get the vaccine, how the vaccine is given, how safe the vaccine is and possible side effects.
NHS Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Integrated Care Board (ICB) have produced vaccination frequently asked questions. To read these please go to the ICB Website
How to get vaccinated
NHS Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Integrated Care Board (ICB) have the most up to date information on the vaccination rollout programme locally, which includes details on where you can get vaccinated. To access this information please go to the ICB Website
If you need support because you are staying at home due to Covid-19 , e.g. you may need help with getting food or medicines then you can request help from Nottinghamshire County Council's Coronavirus Community Support Hub. Alternatively, you can call the Customer Service Centre on 0300 500 8080 between 8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday.
Guides including easy read and other languages
NHS Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Integrated Care Board (ICB)are providing up to date information on the coronvarus vaccine rollout in the county. You can find vaccination guides including easy read, alternative formats and other languages on the ICB Website. You will also find information in different languages and formats on the Nottinghamshire County Council website
Creative Covid-19 messaging by and for young adults in Nottinghamshire
Nottinghamshire County Council ran a social media design competition for young people, asking them to create resources to raise awareness of the COVID-19 vaccination among young people aged 16-25. The winners were chosen by a panel of Nottinghamshire young people.
Samuel Morrell aged 18, produced a short video (32 secs)
To read more about the winning entries click Our Design Competition | Nottinghamshire County Council.
Vaccination Scam Warning
In the UK, coronavirus vaccines will only be available via the National Health Service. Remember, the vaccine is free of charge. At no point will you be asked to pay.
- The NHS will never ask you for your bank account or card details.
- The NHS will never ask you for your PIN or banking passwords.
- The NHS will never arrive unannounced at your home to administer the vaccine.
- The NHS will never ask you to prove your identity by sending copies of personal documents such as your passport, driving licence, bills or pay slips.
If you receive a call you believe to be fraudulent, hang up. If you are suspicious about an email you have received, forward it to email@example.com. Suspicious text messages should be forwarded to the number 7726 which is free of charge.
If you believe you are the victim of a fraud, please report this to Action Fraud as soon as possible by calling 0300 123 2040 or visiting www.actionfraud.police.uk