Get your flu shot today!
2023 flu facts
- The CDC recommends everyone 6 months and older get a flu shot by the end of October. Vaccination after October can still protect you during peak flu season.
- The vaccine will help prevent you from getting the flu and lessen your symptoms if you do get it.
- For people 65 and older, the CDC recommends one of three vaccines that have higher doses or can cause a stronger immune response.
- You can get your flu vaccine and COVID-19 vaccine or booster at the same time.
- People at higher risk for serious complications from flu include:
- Young children.
- People 65 years and older.
- Pregnant people.
- People who suffer from chronic health conditions such as asthma, diabetes and heart or lung disease.
- Get vaccinated against the flu.
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick and stay home if you're not feeling well.
- Cover your coughs and sneezes.
- Wash your hands often with soap and water or use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer.
- Clean and disinfect surfaces and objects that may be contaminated with viruses.
Getting a flu shot is easy
Click on your community below for details on how to get your flu shot. Vaccines are also available at many other locations. Find one by using your zip code.