Paediatric BCG team

We are a team of nurses, support and admin staff based at Bernard House, offering BCG vaccination for the 4 London Boroughs of Barking & Dagenham, Havering, Redbridge & Waltham Forest.

Neonatal BCG vaccinations are offered to infants up to age 1, for infants living within Barking & Dagenham and Havering, after which the child will risk assessed  and offered if he/she fits the criteria set by Public Health England.  

For children residing in the boroughs of Redbridge & Waltham Forest, the  team offers a universal BCG programme as both boroughs are within the high risk population as determined by Public health England.

Patient information


Child and Family Centre,
79 Axe Street.
IG11 7LZ​​​​​​​

Tel: 0208 822 3622

Referral information

For Redbridge and Waltham Forest, it is a universal service & referrals picked up through birth notifications.

For Barking & Dagenham & Havering, the team offers a universal service up to age 28 days, then through risk assessment by HV, GP’s and midwives to the team