Date: December 14, 2017

A few clouds. Wind northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light early this evening. Low minus 11.

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Flu Shot Clinics

This page was reviewed or revised on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 11:07 AM

Flu shot vaccine is now available in Lambton County.

Contact your local pharmacy, health care provider, or attend a community clinic. Access points are listed on the following schedule and the map of locations.

Access points across Lambton County to get the free flu shot:

  • Pharmacies - 31 pharmacies located in Lambton County. Please note: pharmacists can't give flu vaccine to anyone under 5 years old.
  • Health-care providers (contact your doctor or nurse practitioner)
  • Community clinics (various dates and locations)

Among those at high risk of influenza-related complications are:

  • Adults 65 years of age or older
  • Infants and children six months to under 5 years of age
  • Individuals with a chronic health condition
  • Pregnant women
  • Residents in a long-term care home or other chronic care facility
  • Indigenous peoples

Individuals capable of transmitting influenza to those at high risk:

  • Health-care workers
  • Household contacts of those at high risk
  • Individuals in contact with children less than five years of age

Flu Vaccine Fact Sheets (PDF):

Fact Sheet - Influenza & the Injectable Flu Vaccine
Fact Sheet - Influenza & the Intranasal Flu Vaccine

For information about the flu, prevention, and access points to the free flu shot vaccine, call Lambton Public Health's Flu Info Line at 519-383-3812 or toll free 1-800-667-1839 ext. 3812.


Prevent the spread of the flu virus


Not sure if you have the flu?

Speak to a registered nurse:
Telehealth Ontario: 1-866-797-000 (TTY: 1-866-797-0007)