Immunizations

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Vaccines are a safe and convenient preventative care measure that children and adults can take to lower their risk of disease.  

What types of vaccines are available?  

There are many types of vaccinations that are recommended by the CDC, depending on your age, health conditions, job, lifestyle, or travel habits.  

  • CLICK HERE to view a list of vaccines recommended for children.  
  • CLICK HERE to view a list of vaccines recommended for adults age 19 and over.  

What if I’m pregnant?  

The CDC has recommendations for vaccines needed before, during, and after pregnancy. CLICK HERE to learn more.  

What should I know about vaccines when travelling to another country?  

Different countries recommend or require various vaccines. It’s important to visit your doctor and check the vaccines and medication list for the country you plan to visit at least one month prior. CLICK HERE to learn more.  

How can I find a flu or COVID-19 vaccine provider near me? 

Visit www.vaccines.gov/ to find a flu or COVID-19 vaccine near you.  

Need more information? 

Call 2-1-1 or 1-888-892-1162 to speak with an NC 211 call specialist.

Last updated 6/29/2022

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