Public Health Wales ~ MEASLES Information 29.08.17

Measles Vaccinations at CHS – 21/9/2017.

MMR vaccination will be offered in school on 21st September 2017.  Two doses of MMR are required to give protection against measles mumps and rubella. If your child has missed either one or both doses of MMR vaccine look out for the letter your child will bring home. Please sign the consent form and return it to school.

If your child is still not vaccinated against measles, check out www.publichealthwales.org/measles to see why it’s important.

Two doses of the MMR vaccine offers 99% protection against measles. Make sure your child isn’t at risk.



Please click on the link below for information regarding the recent Measles outbreak in Torfaen and some FAQs.

Gwent Measles – FAQ to Schools – Final – 15 June 2017