News Flash Home
The original item was published from 10/6/2023 11:20:08 AM to 10/19/2023 2:13:28 PM.

News Flash


Posted on: October 6, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Bedford Health Department Announces Flu Vaccination Opportunities

In an effort to protect people who live and work in Bedford from getting the Flu, the Bedford Health Department has scheduled Flu vaccination opportunities. 

Clinics are open to people 6 months of age and older however for children age 6 months through 7 years old must have previously received a Flu vaccination in the past. These children should be connected to their pediatrician to obtain their first Flu vaccination. Those ages 8+ that have never received a Flu vaccination, will be asked to wait 15 minutes after receiving the Flu vaccine. The High Dose Flu will be available to those 65+.

For clinic and registration information, visit the Flu Clinic Information – Community webpage.  For school-based flu clinic opportunities, visit the Flu Clinic Information – School-Based webpage.

Appointments are required and everyone receiving the Flu Vaccine must complete a 2023-2024 Flu Vaccine Registration Form. Forms are available by clicking on the link above. Please complete a form for each person getting the Flu vaccination and bring it with you. Blank forms will be available at the clinic if you cannot print in advance.  Please be sure to bring your insurance card(s) cards with you.  We do ask that you wear clothing that will allow easy access to your shoulder area.  Children under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.  

The Health Department hopes to have additional Flu and COVID vaccine opportunities in the future however please click on this link for outside vaccination opportunities available near you:


Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Health

It’s not too late to get vaccinated!

Posted on: January 17, 2024
CERT article 6 - Be Ready - 2023.12


Posted on: January 6, 2024

Prepare your vehicle for winter driving!

Posted on: December 15, 2023

FREE COVID-19 test kits available!

Posted on: December 11, 2023
Effects of Marijuana  Vaping 2023-11-20

CANCELED - Effects of Marijuana & Vaping

Posted on: November 9, 2023

Community Health Equity Survey

Posted on: October 3, 2023

Free At-Home COVID-19 Test Kits Available

Posted on: September 25, 2023

Bedford Day - Flu Clinic Announcement

Posted on: September 14, 2023

Mosquito Spraying Planned for 9/5/23

Posted on: September 1, 2023

Mosquito Spraying Planned for 8/21/23

Posted on: August 18, 2023

Mosquito Spraying Planned 7/24/23

Posted on: July 21, 2023

Zero HIV Stigma Day

Posted on: July 21, 2023

Mosquito Spraying Planned for 7/18

Posted on: July 14, 2023

Mosquito Services - FAQs

Posted on: June 30, 2023

Toy Gun Buyback Event

Posted on: June 9, 2023


Posted on: April 21, 2023

CDC Recommends having a COVID-19 Plan

Posted on: January 24, 2023