Vaccinations may be reserved by calling 800-649-2381 at any time of day. The Winnebago County Health Department has available all forms of the vaccine, including the nasal spray, for distribution at the following clinics:

January 12, 2010
Heartland Church
1280 South Alpine Road - 3-6 p.m

January 14, 2010
Hilander Village Shopping Center 
4912 Hononegah Road in Roscoe -  3-6 p.m.

January 16, 2010
Washington Park Community Center
3617 Delaware Street   9 a.m.-12:00 noon
After completing several public clinics, the Health Department has compiled some tips for residents attending future clinics:
  • Prepare to expose the uppermost part of your arm, near the shoulder.
  • Vaccinations are free of charge, and Medicare cards are not required.
  • When bringing your child for their booster, if possible, please bring their vaccination card with the previous dosage information. The second dose cannot be given within 21 days of the first. **We will be returning to area schools starting January 11th to give boosters for children aged 9 years and younger**. 
  • People with allergies to eggs should not receive the vaccine.
  • Clinics serve hundreds of people, and the staff does their best to get everyone in and out in a timely manner.
  • Please allow at least 15 minutes for your visit. The earliest time slots are more in demand, if wait time is an issue we recommend scheduling your visit for the second half of the clinic time.
For general information, including information on H1N1 and future clinic dates, please call us at 815-720-4000 or visit our website at, or follow us on Twitter.

For seasonal flu shot information, please call 815-720-4264.