11/15/2012 - Cty Health Dept offers innunizations for children




The Cumberland County Health Department provides free immunizations for children ages 2 months to 18 years old who do not have insurance or Medicaid at Shots for Tots Clinics.  The child must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian and must provide an up-to-date shot record.  Flu shots, among other vaccines, are available at the Shots for Tots Clinics.  


Children enrolled in a licensed child care, pre-school, or pre-Kindergarten are required to have a flu shot for school attendance by December 31, 2012.  Shots for Tots Clinics are offered at two locations in Cumberland County.  In Bridgeton, the clinic will be held at St. Andrews Episcopal Church, located at: 186 E. Commerce St., every 2nd Thursday of the month from 10 am until to 12 pm.


In Millville the clinic will be held at the First United Methodist Church, located at: 201 N. 2nd St., on every 4th Thursday of the month from 10 am to 12 pm.  The last day for children to receive a flu-shot before the end of the year at one of the Shots for Tots Clinics will be on Thursday, November 29, 2012 at the Millville clinic site and on Thursday, December 13, 2012 at the Bridgeton clinic site.



For questions or concerns, please call the Cumberland County Health Department at: (856) 327-7602 ext.7114, or visit their website at: www.cshealth.org.