The Textline provides 12-15 year olds wishing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine – or those wanting to find out more about it – access to expert advice from registered healthcare professionals.
The service can be accessed by texting 07312277727.
The service does not provide advice to parents, carers and legal guardians regarding the COVID-19 vaccine. Instead, there are existing pathways thatmanage these enquires, namely the COVID-19 Vaccination General Enquires:
- Telephone: 0800 433 4545 (open 9am – 4pm, Monday to Friday)
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Textline is managed using a web based platform called ChatHealth. ChatHealth is a secure and confidential text messaging service used by Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust School Nursing Teams.12-15-covid-appointment-a5