The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends an annual flu shot for everyone ages 6 months old and older as the first and best way to protect against influenza.
To help prevent the spread of the flu in our community, the Winnebago County Health Department is offering community walk-in flu clinics:
October 2, 2017: 12 pm-3 pm: Cherry Valley Library, 755 E. State St., Cherry Valley.
October 4, 2017: 11-3 pm: Workforce Connection and State of Illinois Employment Security Office, 303 N. Main Street, Rockford, Illinois.
October 6, 2017: 1-5 pm: Winnebago County Health Department, 555 N. Court Street, 4th Floor
October 11, 2017: 10 am-3 pm: Heartland Community Church, 1280 S. Alpine Rd, Rockford
October 12, 2017: 3 pm-7 pm: Heartland Community Church, 1280 S. Alpine Rd, Rockford
October 13, 2017: 9-1 pm: First National Bank and Trust Winnebago, 500 N. Elida St, Winnebago
October 13, 2017: 2:30-4 pm: Talcott Free Library, 101 E. Main St, Rockton
October 15, 2017: 9:30- 11:30 am: Court Street United Methodist Church, 215 N. Court St, Rockford
October 17, 2017: 9 am-11 am: Pecatonica Methodist Church, Pecatonica
October 17, 2017: 12-1:30 pm: Durand United Methodist Church, Durand
October 18, 2017: 10:30-1 pm: St. Paul Lutheran Church, 4881 Kilburn Ave, Rockford, 61101
October 20, 2017: 9 am-11:30 am: Emmanuel Lutheran Church and Food Pantry, 920 Third St, Rockford,
October 20, 2017: 2-4:30: Winnebago County Health Department, 555 N. Court Street, 4th Floor
October 24, 2017: 9:30-11 am: Pecatonica Food Pantry, United Methodist Church, 528 Washington St, Pecatonica
October 25, 2017: 10 am-12 pm: United Lutheran Church, 3630 Rockton Ave, Rockford
October 25, 2017: 3-6 pm: Winnebago County Health Department, 555 N. Court Street, 4th floor
October 26, 2017: 3-4 pm: Rockford Township Highway Department, 404 N. Springfield Ave, Rockford, 61101
October 27, 2017, 9 am- 3 pm: VETS STAND DOWN, 406 N. Main Street, Rockford
Cost: Quadrivalent Vaccine for 14-64 year olds is $39.
High Dose Vaccine for 65 years and older is $62.
If you have a health insurance plan, please check with your provider to ensure flu vaccination is covered.
WCHD accepts: Illinois Medicare, Illinois Medicaid, Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO and Medicare Replacement Health Insurance, United Health Care Medicare Replacement Health Insurance, Coventry Medicare Replacement Health Insurance, Humana PPO and Medicare Replacement Health Insurance, Illinicare, and Meridian. Please bring your insurance card with you.
Medicare Participants: Please bring your Medicare Replacement card with you if you have one of the plans listed above. Medicare will not pay for the flu vaccination if you are a member of one of the above Medicare Replacement Plans.
We also accept cash, check and major credit cards.