It is time to get vaccinated against the flu!

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October 05, 2020

Flu vaccination will be available at one of West-Central Montreal’s five CLSCs starting on November 2, 2020. This year, due to social distancing and the need to safeguard everyone’s well-being during the COVID-19 pandemic, the vaccine is offered on an appointment basis only. The online appointment service will be available as of October 26, 2020 at or by telephone at 514 270-1536.

Bring your medicare card, hospital card and plan a 15-minute waiting time after vaccination.

The flu vaccine is free for people at high risk and people in close contact with them:

  • People aged 75 years old and over;
  • Adults 18 years and older with certain chronic diseases;
  • Children 6 months and older with certain chronic diseases;
  • Pregnant women with chronic diseases, throughout their pregnancy;
  • Pregnant women in good health, in their 2nd and 3rd trimester of pregnancy;
  • Family members who live in the same household of a child under 6 months of age or a person at higher risk of being hospitalized and to their caregivers.

Flu vaccination is also free of charge to:

  • Healthy children from 6 to 23 months old;
  • Healthy people from 60 to 74 years old.

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