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Influenza (Flu) 

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Influenza (the flu) is a serious respiratory illness caused by a virus. Protect your child's health by ensuring they get the free flu vaccine this winter.

Everyone six months of age and older should get the vaccine. Children between the ages of six months and five years can receive the flu vaccine from health care providers or the Health Unit.

For more information, contact the Health Unit toll-free at 1-866-888-4577, ext. 1507.

Additional Resources

Get the Facts About the Flu Shot - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Infants and Children Need a Flu Shot - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Women Who Are Pregnant Need a Flu Shot - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care