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Vitamin D supplements

Published on Monday, 7th December 2020

Vitamin D

The Government is offering a free 4-month supply of daily supplements of vitamin D for all adults who are clinically extremely vulnerable to support general health.

If you would like to opt-in to receive your free supply of vitamin D, you will need to register your details (address, email, date of birth, NHS number), before 4 January 2021 at the following link: https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/people-at-higher-risk/get-vitamin-d-supplements/

NHS - Get vitamin D supplements
You do not need to opt-in to receive the vitamin D supplements if: 

  • you are already taking, or are prescribed, a vitamin D supplement by your GP or healthcare professional
  • you are currently living in a nursing or residential care home as we will provide these directly to the home where you live

Distribution of vitamin D supplements is expected to begin in January 2021.