Contact details: Health Promotion Resource Centre, Blackford Pavilion, Astley Ainslie Hospital, 143 Grange Loan, Edinburgh, EH9 2HL
Tel: 0131 537 9337/8
Resources have been distributed direct to GP Practices by NHS Health Scotland. However, you can order leaflets and posters from our Resource Centre via HPAC.
Further information about immunisation and vaccines in Scotland can be found here
* This leaflet is being distributed direct by NHS Health Scotland to GP Practices.
A leaflet for healthcare workers with facts about flu, who should get the vaccine, why you should fight the flu and the best defence against flu.
* This leaflet is being distributed direct by NHS Health Scotland to Community Midwifery bases.
A leaflet with information about how the flu vaccine helps protect you and your child for up to three months after birth.
The flu vaccine is offered to all children in Scotland aged 2-5 years (and not yet in school) at their GP Practice. It is also offered to all primary school children at school. Having the flu vaccine every year is the best protection available against an unpredictable virus that can cause severe illness. This A5 booklet includes information about the vaccine and how it is given.
This online ordering system is for those living or working in the NHS Lothian area. The system is quick and easy to use. To get started just click on the Login/Register button at the top right of this page and follow the on-screen instructions. Once you have registered and been given your username, you will be able to order leaflets (up to a maximum of 20) and posters (maximum of 1). Please note that your password is the one that you entered on the registration form. We also carry a wide range of lending resources such as models, teaching kits, DVDs and pull-up banners.
The new edition was launched on 14 March. It supports people through their whole pregnancy and the first eight weeks post-pregnancy. Copies can now be ordered via HPAC.
Both the revised December 2018 Child Asthma Action Plan and the revised August 2019 Adult Asthma version are now available.
Copies should be obtained in the main via nurseries or libraries but we now have a supply available to order via HPAC.
A website tailored to the information needs of NHS Health Scotland staff, offering access to high quality information and knowledge resources. It includes fulltext electronic journals and electronic books. An Athens username and password can be obtained by registering here
Contact the Resource Centre for information about the different languages available for specific leaflet titles.