|December 4, 2009|
|5:00 pm||to||7:00 pm|
|December 5, 2009|
|10:00 am||to||2:00 pm|
Mayor Curtatone and the City of Somerville Health Department are pleased to offer a free family flu clinic for Somerville residents at the Immigrant Health Fair at the Edgerly School, 8 Bonair Street, on Friday December 4th from 5-7 p.m., and Saturday December 5th from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.
Vaccinations for H1N1 influenza will be available for the high priority groups as defined by the United States Centers for Disease Control, including:
• Pregnant women
• Care givers of infants under 6 months old
• Children and young people ages 2-24
• People with these underlying health conditions
• Asthma, diabetes, immunosuppression, cardiac and neurological conditions
Vaccinations for Seasonal influenza will also be available in the “flu mist” formulation, which is appropriate for healthy individuals between the ages of 2 and 49.
Those planning to receive a flu shot are asked to bring a valid insurance card, if available.
Additional clinics will be scheduled as vaccine becomes available. For up-to-date information and clinic schedules, please visit the City of Somerville website: www.somervillema.gov or call 311.