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DeKalb County Health Department Prevent Protect - Promote FLU VACCINES No appointment needed Monday- Friday (except Federal Holidays) 8:30am-11:30am 1:00pm-3:30pm DeKalb County Health Department 2550 N. Annie Glidden Rd. DeKalb, IL. 60115 Adults and Children (6 months-18 years of age) A parent or legal guardian must accompany individuals under 18 years of age Why is it important for influenza (flu) vaccines to be given during the COVID-19 pandemic? Due to COVID-19, there has been a decrease in routine preventive medical services, including immunizations. Routine vaccinations during COVID-19 are essential to protecting communities from vaccine preventable diseases, including flu. Routine vaccination prevents illnesses that lead to unnecessary medical visits and hospitalizations, which further strain the healthcare system. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) recommends: Receiving the flu vaccine in September and October but as long as flu viruses are circulating, vaccination should continue, even in January or later. A flu vaccine for all persons 6 months or older. No cost to you with insurance. Please bring all insurance cards and a photo ID. Those without insurance may pay $38 by cash or check at time of service. Credit cards will be accepted with current photo ID. We are a Vaccine for Children (VFC) Provider for flu vaccination for children 6 months-18 years who are VFC eligible. For more information please call: 815-748-2410 Español: 815-748-2425 SM-CL1919213 DeKalb County Health Department Prevent Protect - Promote FLU VACCINES No appointment needed Monday- Friday (except Federal Holidays) 8:30am-11:30am 1:00pm-3:30pm DeKalb County Health Department 2550 N. Annie Glidden Rd. DeKalb, IL. 60115 Adults and Children (6 months-18 years of age) A parent or legal guardian must accompany individuals under 18 years of age Why is it important for influenza (flu) vaccines to be given during the COVID-19 pandemic? Due to COVID-19, there has been a decrease in routine preventive medical services, including immunizations. Routine vaccinations during COVID-19 are essential to protecting communities from vaccine preventable diseases, including flu. Routine vaccination prevents illnesses that lead to unnecessary medical visits and hospitalizations, which further strain the healthcare system. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) recommends: Receiving the flu vaccine in September and October but as long as flu viruses are circulating, vaccination should continue, even in January or later. A flu vaccine for all persons 6 months or older. No cost to you with insurance. Please bring all insurance cards and a photo ID. Those without insurance may pay $38 by cash or check at time of service. Credit cards will be accepted with current photo ID. We are a Vaccine for Children (VFC) Provider for flu vaccination for children 6 months-18 years who are VFC eligible. For more information please call: 815-748-2410 Español: 815-748-2425 SM-CL1919213