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Flu Vaccination Program - Guelph, Wellington County, Dufferin County

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Contact Information
Alternate Name H1N1 ; Influenza Vaccination ; MOH ; Universal Influenza Immunization Program
Office Phone ServiceOntario INFOline 1-877-844-1944 
Telehealth Ontario 1-866-797-0000
TTY Phone ServiceOntario INFOline (seasonal flu information) 1-800-387-5559
Located In Community Guelph
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Public Health clinic locations
Description & Services
Description (Service) Seasonal immunization program that targets influenza, an acute respiratory illness, and provides access to the influenza vaccine. Flu shots are available through local clinics that may be offered by: 
* public health units, community health centres, public hospitals 
* physicians offices or nurse practitioner clinics 
* long-term care homes 
* pharmacies 
* flu shots available by appointment through family physician or primary care provider 
More information: 
* regularly scheduled clinics at Public Health offices (for duration of flu season) -- call Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health at 1-800-265-7293 for information 
* find health care services at Health Care Options 
* for information on immunization, see Vaccines and immunization 
* to find a family doctor or nurse practitioner, see Health Care Connect
Hours Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
ServiceOntario INFOline Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility * seasonal flu shot available to anyone over 6 months of age who lives, works or studies in Ontario 
* FluMist flu vaccine is available for ages 2-59 (requires appointment) 
* Fluzone High-Dose available for ages 65 and older (requires appointment, fee) 
**Note: Children 6 months-4 years of age must get the flu shot at a health care provider's office or public health unit, not a pharmacy
Application Drop in to participating Public Health locations * appointment required for flu shot with primary care providers
Languages English
Fees None - flu shot ; FluMist nasal spray vaccine - purchase cost may vary
Other Details
Legal Status (20) Regional Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial
Service Categories Immunizations ~ Influenza ; Vaccine Information ~ Influenza