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

Address

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

Tel: 0208 822 3622
Email: nem-tr.NELCSChildrensImmunisations@nhs.net

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