It’s not too late! Influenza can occur at any time. In recent seasons, most infections have occurred in January and February. Getting vaccinated in December will still be beneficial. Most people 6 months of age and older should get flu vaccine every year!
Norristown Health Center
1430 DeKalb Street, Norristown, PA 19404
Monday, Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22, & 29— children under 19 years old by appointment only
(times vary), please call for an appointment
Tuesday, Dec. 9 & 16 — all ages on a walk-in basis from 9:00am-3:00pm
Pottstown Health Center
364 King Street, Pottstown, PA 19464
Monday, Dec. 8, 15, & 22— all ages on a walk-in basis from 9:00am-3:00pm
Wednesday, Dec. 3, 10, & 17—children under 19 years old by appointment only from
2:30pm-6:00pm, please call for an appointment
Willow Grove Eastern Courthouse Annex
102 York Road, Suite 401, Willow Grove, PA 19090
Wednesday, Dec. 10 & 17— all ages on a walk-in basis from 9:00am-3:00pm
Thursday, Dec. 4, 11, & 18— children under 19 years old by appointment only from
9:00am-12:00pm, please call for an appointment
For additional locations providing flu vaccinations please visit http://www.flushot.healthmap.org
The holidays offer a chance to gather with faraway family and snuggle by the tree. But according to the latest numbers from the state Department of Health, many of us have been sharing a lot more than gifts.
The number of reported flu cases soared the week before Christmas to 2,196, more than double the 933 reported one week earlier. Before Dec. 8, there had been a total of 848 cases statewide. One influenza-related death has been reported as well.
The trend in Pennsylvania is consistent with the numbers nationwide.
ACLAMO Family Centers will offer Flu Shots Nov 30, from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Flu shots will be administered by the Montgomery Health Department. Any interested persons should contact Wanda Rivera at (610) 970-2134.
The Pottstown ACLAMO office is located at:
515 Walnut Street
Pottstown, PA 19464
The Norristown ACLAMO office is located at:
512 West Marshall Street
Norristown, PA 19401
Phone: 610 277-2570