AGE UK Merton offers older residents an MOT for life

The pile of pain relief tablets heaped up on Pat Richards’ living room table tells its own story. It’s over 40 years since Pat damaged her back lifting a care home resident out of bed. Cortisone injections, physiotherapy and daily painkillers help to mask some of the pain. But this patchwork medical solution can never […]

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18 August 2021: Merton borough update

In the latest stage of the NHS vaccination programme, it has been confirmed that 16 and 17 year olds are now eligible to take up the first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine, protecting themselves, their family and friends. As well as some local GPs beginning to contact those aged 16 and 17 years registered with their practices, we are pleased to confirm that we now have a number of sites across South West London, that are able to offer […]

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11 March 2021: Merton borough update

We continue to make good progress as we deliver the biggest vaccination programme in the NHS history. More than 56,589 Merton residents have received their first dose and across South West London we have vaccinated over 370,000 people. Vaccination data for South West London boroughs, parliamentary constituencies and local authority wards continues to be published nationally, […]

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03 March 2021: Merton borough update

We are making good progress as we continue to deliver the biggest vaccination programme in the NHS history. 49,674 Merton residents have received their first dose and across South West London we have vaccinated over 335,000 people. Vaccination data for South West London boroughs, parliamentary constituencies and local authority wards has now been published nationally […]

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