HPV vaccination campaign
THE Department of Health in the Chris Hani district will be visiting various schools in the district to vaccinate pupils against the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV).
Schools will be visited from February 8 to March 16.
Girls in Grade 4 who are aged nine will be vaccinated.
Parents are encouraged to sign and return consent forms to schools before the scheduled dates.
This campaign is conducted on a yearly basis and requires two doses (six months apart).
Further information on which days and which schools will be visited may be obtained from the department on 045 807 8900. – Rep reporter