Several free, low cost flu clinics offered Saturday for State Flu Vaccination Day

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(WTNH)– There will be several free or low cost flu clinics happening Saturday for State Flu Vaccination Day.

In an effort to reduce the spread of the flu virus, which has already heavily impacted the state, the Connecticut Department of Public Health is working with local health departments to provide free or low cost flu vaccines at several locations across Connecticut. Residents who are over the age of 6 months are strongly urged by the DPH to get a flu shot.Related: New Haven Health Department helps prevent the spread of the flu

You are asked to bring an insurance card to the clinic, if you have one. According to the Department of Health, your insurance will be billed a small administration fee but you will not be charged out of pocket. The vaccine is free.Related Content: Nationwide flu outbreak shows no sign of easing up as more deaths reported

Below is a list flu clinics for Saturday, February 10th. Residents can attend any clinic regardless of the town you live in.

BethelBethel Visiting Nurse Assoc.: Rt 6. Bethel (near Big Y)Bethel, Redding, Newtown, & Danbury Health Departments9am-12noon203-794-0274
FairfieldHealth Dept. Nursing Office:100 Mona Terrace, FairfieldFairfield Health Department9am-12pm203-256-3020 or www.fairfieldct.org/health
Middletown (age 4 yrs & up) City Hall Council, 245 deKoven Dr, MiddletownMiddletown, Cromwell, Durham, & Middlefield Health Departments8am-11amMiddletown: 860-638-4960

Cromwell: 860-632-3462

Milford (age 3yrs & up)Milford Health Dept.: 82 New Haven Ave, MilfordMilford Health Department10am-1pm203-783-3285
New HavenNew Haven Free Public Library, Ives Main Branch, 133 Elm St. New HavenNew Haven Health Department11am-1pm203-946-8192
North BranfordEast Shore District Heath Dept.: 1315 Middletown Ave, North BranfordEast Shore District Health Department3pm-5pm203-481-4233
NorwichOtis Library, 261 Main St., NorwichUncas Health District11am-1pm860-823-1189
Southbury77 Main St, North Playhouse Corner-Unit 205, SouthburyPomperaug Health District & Naugatuck Valley Health District10am-12noon203-264-9616
StamfordStamford Government Center: 888 Washington Blvd, main lobby, StamfordStamford Health Department9am-11am203-977-5652
TorringtonTorrington Health District: 350 Main St, TorringtonTorrington Area Health District9am-11am860-489-0436
WaterburyWaterbury City Hall; 235 St, WaterburyWaterbury Health Department12pm-3pm203-574-6780
Windsor (age 9yrs & up)LP Wilson Community Center, 599 Matianuck Ave, WindsorWindsor Health Department & South Windsor Health Department10am-12noon860-285-1823

In addition to the schedule above, there are many ongoing flu clinics around the state. So if you are unable to attend one Saturday, check with your local health department to find another.

For more information on State Flu Vaccination Day, click here. 

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