News from Cabell-Huntington Health Department

Health Department Outreach Flu Clinics begin October 1st

News from Cabell-Huntington Health Department

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (9-28-12)

Contact:

Elizabeth A. Ayers, MS

Public Information Officer

Office (304) 523-6483 x 258

elizabeth.a.ayers@wv.gov

 

Outreach Flu Clinics for Cabell County Residents begin October 1st!

 

HUNTINGTON, West Virginia.  It’s that time of year again!  The time for influenza vaccination is upon us for the 2012/2013 flu season.  The Cabell-Huntington Health Department has scheduled several seasonal flu shot clinics for ALL individuals who live or work in Cabell County or the City of Huntington.  The flu vaccine is recommended for everyone over 6 months of age.  There are no vaccine shortages this year and vaccine should be plentiful.

 

Upcoming Seasonal Flu Clinics

 

Date Location Time
Monday, October 1st Guyandotte Library- 203 Richmond Street 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Monday, October 1st West End Library-901 W. 14th Street 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Tuesday, October 2nd Gallaher Library-368 Norway Avenue 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Tuesday, October 2nd Milton Library-1140 Smith Street 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Wednesday, October 3rd Salt Rock Library-5575 Madison Creek Rd 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Wednesday, October 3rd Down Town Library-456 9th Street Plaza 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Tuesday, October 9th Underwood Senior Center-632 9th Avenue 8:30 AM – 10:30 PM
Thursday, October 11th Barboursville Senior Center- Central Avenue 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Tuesday, October 16th DMV-Madison Avenue 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Thursday, October 18th Green Bottom Community Center 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

 

No appointment is necessary for these free clinics.  Please bring your Medicare Card if you are enrolled.  All efforts will be made to accommodate all individuals in the family, so attendance at multiple clinics is NOT necessary.  Those who have internet access can print and complete the registration form in advance at www.cabellhealth.org.

 

Flu shots are available at the Cabell-Huntington Health Department on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8-11 or 1-3.

 

Please call the flu information hotline at 526-3397 for information about future clinics.