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2018_19 Flu Campaign

There is still time to have your flu vaccination.

For more information or to check if you are entitled to a free vaccination go to and search "flu".

Patient Transport

Alternative Transport

Information about 'on demand' community bus services in County Durham. These services are available when ordinary public transport isn't an option because there's no regular service or someone has problems using a regular bus.

you can find out more information by visiting their Website or calling 03000 269 999.

If you live in the Durham Dales, Easington, Sedgefield, Derwentside, Durham or Chester-le-Street areas and need assistance getting to your health appointments, our volunteers could help get you there.

Help to Health is a volunteer driver service delivered by County Durham charities Volunteering Matters and Supportive. Between them they have over 40 years’ experience of transporting patients to their doctors and hospital appointments. Transport is available Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:30pm.

You can book up to four weeks before your appointment but we need at least 48 hours’ notice. The service will be charged per mile. When your booking is confirmed we will tell you how much your journey will be.

For more information visit:

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