Wake County is hosting a clinic for anyone interested in getting a flu shot.
Vaccinations will be available Thursday, October 7, 2010, from 5 to 9 p.m., in room G35 of the Public Health Center, 10 Sunnybrook Road, Raleigh.
No appointment is necessary and the cost is $30.
However, people in the following groups can be vaccinated at no cost:
- Pregnant women
- People with Medicare Part B
- Children who qualify for the federal government’s Vaccines for Children (VFC) Program
The vaccine protects against seasonal flu and H1N1 and is available in both nasal and shot form.
To qualify for vaccines under the VFC program, children must be under 19 years of age and one of the following:
- Medicaid recipient
- American Indian or Alaskan Native
Additional clinics will be held at the following times and locations:
Apex Community Center – Conference Room
53 Hunter St., Apex
November 4, 5 to 9 p.m.
Southern Regional Center – Conference Room 182 and 183
130 North Judd Parkway, Fuquay-Varina
5 to 9 p.m.
Public Health Center – Room G35
10 Sunnybrook Road, Raleigh
November 18 , 5 to 9 p.m.
Millbrook Human Services Center – Room 103D
2809 East Millbrook Road, Raleigh
October 28, 5 to 9 p.m.
Northern Regional Center – Room 165
350 East Holding Ave., Wake Forest
October 21 , 5 to 9 p.m.
Eastern Regional Center – Room 158
1002 Dogwood Drive, Zebulon
October 14 , 5 to 9 p.m.
For more information about flu and flu clinics, visit WakeGov.com/Human Services/Health/Flu .