Orange County Breeze
News of Northwest Orange County, CA

Southland Credit Union | bank local. support local. | your Community Credit Union since 1936.

(Click above for more information.)

Come meet our store manager Jesse! | 5051 Lincoln Ave., Cypress, CA 90630  714-252-4862

(Click above for more information.)


September 29, 2011

Free flu shots to be available in October

Printer-friendly version of this post Printer-friendly version of this post
More articles by »
Written by: courtesy
Tags: , , , , , ,
Stop the Flu logo

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Placentia will host a one-day free flu-shot clinic on Friday, October 21, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

The vaccine includes H1N1, so you won’t need a separate shot for that strain of influenza.

Free flu shots will be given to adults and children (at least 3 years old) on a first-come, first-served basis.

Seasonal flu shots are recommended for all healthy persons who are at least 6 months old.

The shots are especially recommended for adults who:

  • are older than 50
  • are pregnant during flu season
  • have chronic disorders of their lungs, heart, kidneys, liver, nervous system, blood or digestive system
  • have a limited immune system
  • provide health care
  • are caregivers to young children, older adults or persons with chronic disorders

A flu shot cannot be given to anyone who:

  • is sick at the time of the shot
  • is allergic to eggs
  • had a previous reaction to a flu shot
  • have a history of Guillan Barre Syndrome

The vaccinations will take place at 210 Livingston Avenue in Placentia.

Drive-through patients will enter via the driveway on Livingston.

Walk-through patients will enter from the front of the church on the sidewalk.

No public parking will be available.

The flu-shot clinic is sponsored by:

  • City of Placentia
  • Orange County Health Care Agency
  • Emergency Ambulance
  • Orange County Fire Authority
  • Placentia Police Department
  • Health Disaster Management
  • City of Placentia Emergency Response Team (CERT)
  • City of Placentia Amateur Civil Emergency Services (RACES)
  • Medical Reserve Corps (MRC)
  • Stanbridge College

About the Author

This author is used when OC Breeze publishes news releases from other organizations.



Measles case in Long Beach connected to Disneyland cluster

The City Health Officer, Dr. Mitchell Kushner, announced today that there is one confirmed case of measles associated with a recent outbreak affecting multiple counties in California and Utah. The Long Beach resident spent time...
by courtesy


September Movie Marathon: The Art of Self-Improvement

Welcome to September! This month’s spotlight theme is about makeovers, so our Movie Marathon will follow protagonists who grow and change in ways subtle and profound over the course of the story. Check out the ten movies ...
by Katie


Hear guest speaker Carl Walsh at Toastmasters open house

WordMasters Toastmasters invites residents to its open house to hear special guest speaker Carl Walsh, Speaker and Performance Coach, talk about a systematic process for “Creating Creativity” and its importance for today’...
by courtesy


Subscribe to our daily overnight news summary!


August Movie Marathon: Last blast of summer

It’s now August – the season is winding down, school is almost upon us, and it’s just about our last chance to get in some summer fun before the inevitable grind of autumn returns. So grab a big bowl of popcor...
by Katie

Boy Scout Troop 212 from Long Beach. Courtesy photo.

Upcoming events at Quaker Gardens Senior Living

All listed events take place at Quaker Gardens Senior Living, 12151 Dale St. in Stanton. Please park in any free parking space that does not have a name or a reserve sign. Senior Safety On Monday, July 21 at 1:30 p.m., an offic...
by courtesy