INFLUENZA IMMUNIZATION CLINICS BEGIN OCTOBER 31, 2016
All our public drop-in clinics have been completed and an appointment will need to be booked by calling the FluLine at 306-655-4358 or toll free at 1-877-757-4358. Appointment times are limited.
You may also receive influenza vaccine at a physician office or for those over 9 years of age, at a pharmacy. For a complete listing of physician offices and pharmacies offering influenza vaccine, click here.
Vaccine is highly recommended for:
Persons with a chronic health conditions
Adults 65 years of age and older.
Pregnant women in all trimesters.
Persons with severe obesity.
Residents of a long-term care facility.
Children 6 months up to and including 59 months of age (under 5 years old) Note: children less than 9 years of age need 2 doses of vaccine, 4 weeks apart if they have not previously received the vaccine.
Groups recommended to get immunized to protect those at high-risk include:
Health care workers and volunteers.
Household and close contacts of persons who are at risk of getting seriously ill with influenza.
Household and close contacts of babies younger than 6 months of age.
Members of households expecting babies.
Individuals providing regular childcare to children under the age of 5 years old either in or out of the home.
Persons who work with poultry or hogs.
Health Sciences students (human and animal).