Flu or Flu-like illness in chronically ill or disabled children
Profiles - Child’s age at interview 4-6 years old
Jo is a housewife. She is married with three children. Ethnic background: White British.
Sarah is married and is a full-time mum. She used to work in admin, but stopped work since she had three children and after her son, Arthur, was diagnosed with Down’s Syndrome. She is British.
Michael works full-time in retails and his wife works part-time as a medical secretary. They have two daughters, aged 6 and 4 and they are expecting their third child. Ethnicity: White British.
Karen is a part time teacher, and her partner works as a full time train driver. Their son, Alex is 6 years old. Ethnicity: White British.
Harriet is married with two sons aged 4 and 2. She is self-employed and works part-time. Ethnic background: White British.
Clare is married with four children ranging in age from 5 to 11 years old. She works part-time as a nurse. Ethnic background: White British.
Janet & Phil
Janet, 31, is a finance officer and Phil, 33 looks after their children Liam 5 and Jack 3. Ethnic background: White British.
Kate is 29 and a fulltime mum to her two young sons. She is married. Ethnic background: White British.
Rebecca is 35 and lives with her husband and 2 children. She and her partner manage their own property business. Ethnic background: White British.