Digital resources

For the national flu immunisation programme, we have resources to support:

  • adults
  • health and social care workers
  • children and young people

Resources for adults

We have resources to help staff promote the flu vaccine to pregnant women and adults.

View the flu vaccine resources for all eligible adult groups.

NHS inform provides information about pregnancy and the flu vaccine.

Find out more about their flu vaccine information for pregnant women (external website).

Resources for health and social care workers

Health and social care staff play a vital part in the delivery of the flu immunisation programme.

Staff in health and social care are also eligible for the flu vaccine.

View digital resources about the flu immunisation programme for healthcare workers.

View digital resources about the flu vaccine for social care workers.

Resources to support children and young people

To support teaching about immunisations and flu, we've put together an education pack for schools.

Find the resources for education staff about flu immunisations in schools.

You can also use the leaflet for preschool children.

Social media assets and other resources

The Scottish Government has created a Dropbox folder with a range of social media assets and resources. These aim to support sharing messaging about the flu vaccine programme.

View the adult immunisation Dropbox folder (external website).

Please note that resources for the following groups should not be used before mid-November when the booking portal opens:

  • people aged 50 to 59 years
  • unpaid carers

There are also a range of videos to support the flu vaccine programme.

The videos are available on the Scottish Government's YouTube channel (external website) and include:

Further information

For further information, please see the current adult flu CMO (2021/22) letter (external website).

Last updated: 04 November 2021