Paediatric BCG team

We are a team of nurses, support and admin staff based at the Child and Family Centre in Barking, offering BCG vaccinations for the four London Boroughs of Barking & Dagenham, Havering, Redbridge & Waltham Forest.

For clinicians

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.  

The team offers a universal service to the residents of Redbridge borough as the borough is deemed by Public Health England to be a high risk borough

Patient information


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

Tel: 0300 300 1694

Referral information

For Barking & Dagenham, Havering and Waltham Forest boroughs, a targeted service is offered and a referral has to be made by GP’s, health Visitors and midwife’s after a risk assessment has been made by them.

For Redbridge, universal service is offered to all babies within the borough.