Flu vaccine clinics
The best way to prevent the flu is to get vaccinated. The flu vaccine is 70 to 90 percent effective in preventing influenza. Children's encourages everyone 6 months of age and older to get vaccinated against influenza, and offers many ways for your child to get vaccinated.
Visit the Children's general pediatric clinics on our Minneapolis or St. Paul campuses and at any of our aligned pediatric clinics throughout the Twin Cities. Click here to find a location near you.
Kohl's store clinics
As part of the Kohl's Cares and Children's Flu Prevention Project, we are proud to partner with area Kohl's department stores to provide flu vaccine clinics for kids. The clinics take place Friday, Sept. 13 from 4 to 8 p.m. through Saturday, Sept. 14 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the following locations:
- Roseville - 1651 County Road B2
- Owatonna - 1450 21 Avenue NW
- Blaine - 10311 Baltimore Street
- Maplewood Mall - 3001 Maplewood Mall
As part of the Kohl's Cares and Children's Flu Prevention Project, area schools in Minneapolis and St. Paul will be hosting flu vaccine clinics for students and their families throughout the months of September through December. Contact your school nurse to see if your school is participating this year.
If your school is interested in setting up a flu vaccine clinic this year, please contact Kathy Como-Sabetti at 651-220-5555. If your school is already participating this year, the following links are available for you to promote the clinic in your school communications:
- School flu vaccine promo toolkit
- School flu vaccine flyer (Word 2007)
- School flu vaccine flyer (Word 2003)