Flu Shots Available in Garrison on Oct. 7

Free for residents age 65 and older

The Putnam County Department of Health will offer flu vaccination shots at the Garrison Fire Department at 1616 Route 9 from 2 to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 7.

The clinic is open to Putnam County residents 18 years of age and older. The fee is $25, or free for residents 65 years and older or with a Medicare card. Proof of residency such as a driver’s license is required. The pneumonia vaccine will not be available at the clinic this year.

Appointments are not necessary, but a signed consent form is required. It is available for download at putnamcountyny.com or at the clinic.

Flu vaccinations will also be offered in all county school districts for students and staff. Check your school’s calendar or with the school nurse for details.

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