Parents whose children’s immunisations are not up-to-date or who may be unsure are invited to attend any of three outreach activities scheduled for Saturday, April 22 to have the immunisation cards checked and children vaccinated.
To mark Vaccination Week in the Americas 2017, the Ministry of Health will be providing immunisations to children and adults at Massy Supermarket, Warrens, St. Michael; Sky Mall, Haggatt Hall, St. Michael and Emerald City, Six Roads, St. Philip. The events will run from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Parents are reminded to bring their children’s immunisation book or green card.
The week, being celebrated in collaboration with the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), has as its theme Get Vax To Celebrate A Healthy Tomorrow.
Activities will also include a church service at People’s Cathedral on Sunday, April 23 at 10:15 a.m. and Open Days at all polyclinics on Tuesday, April 25, Wednesday, April 26 and Thursday, April 27.