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Peckham Islamic Centre welcomes COVID-19 vaccination clinic

Bringing vaccinations to the local community was a great success with around 320 vaccines being given on the day. The NHS in south east London teamed up with the Peckham Islamic Centre to offer COVID-19 vaccinations to community members from all faiths and none in Southwark, at a pop-up, walk-in COVID-19 vaccination clinic held on Saturday, 27 March 2021. The clinic, run by Southwark GPs, was set up to encourage anyone who is eligible to get their jab in a location that is convenient and familiar to many in the community. Volunteers from the Mosque were on hand as marshals…

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Vaccine ‘pop up’ clinic is a hit in Lee

As part of the NHS effort in Lewisham to make the COVID-19 vaccine accessible to everyone, a ‘pop up’ vaccination clinic was held at the New Testament Church of God in Lee on Saturday 27 March. Around 180 people were vaccinated at the clinic which was held for members of the congregation and the local community who were eligible for the vaccine at this stage. The clinic was run by NHS staff and a team of volunteers. For those in eligible groups, appointments for the vaccine are available at ten different sites in Lewisham including five GP practices, three pharmacies…

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Streatham mosque opens its doors to support COVID-19 vaccinations in the community

The NHS in south east London has teamed up with the South London Islamic Centre to offer COVID-19 vaccinations to community members from all faiths and none in Lambeth, at a new walk-in COVID-19 vaccination clinic held on Saturday 13 March 2021. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pbrgM3BbYF0 The clinic, run by AT Medics GPs working with Lambeth’s Edith Cavell Surgery, has been set up to encourage anyone who is eligible to get their jab in a location that is convenient and familiar to many in the community. Volunteers from the Mosque are on hand as marshals to welcome and support people attending for their…

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Sir David Sloman visits the Waldron Health Centre

Sir David Sloman, NHS regional director for London visited the Waldron Health Centre in Lewisham on 19 February to meet staff, volunteers and patients at the COVID-19 vaccination clinic, one of South East London Integrated Care Partnership’s five GP led vaccination sites in Lewisham

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