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Flu clinics offered, one in each Allegany County Legislative District

The Allegany County Department of Health (ACDOH) is offering one flu-only clinic in each of the five legislative districts.  As promised in our previous fall flu-only and immunization clinic news release, here are the five clinics:

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District I: Tuesday, September 29, 2020 – Houghton Fire Hall – 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., by appointment

District II: Monday October 5, 2020 – Friendship Fire Hall – 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., by appointment

District III: Monday, October 19, 2020 – TBA*- 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., by appointment

District IV: Monday, November 2, 2020 – Andover Fire Hall – 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., by appointment

District V: Wednesday, November 4, 2020- Almond Community Center – 2:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., by appointment

TBA*-Watch for another news release when these sites have been confirmed.

Please remember, for these and all ACDOH Flu and immunization clinics:

  • You must call to make an appointment. Call 585-268-9250!
  • Please wear a mask!
  • Social distancing will apply at every clinic. Each group of household members will be asked to remain at least 6 feet from other groups.
  • Please wear short sleeves.
  • Please bring insurance cards with you. It is the responsibility of the insured to make sure the Allegany County Department of Health is within the insurance’s network and will cover the cost of the vaccine and administration fee.
  • If insurance is not accepted, payment for the vaccine and administration fee will be billed to the patient.
  • If you are paying cash:
    • High dose flu for ages 65 and over is $90.
    • Regular flu is $49.
  • Vaccines are NOT FREE!
  • Dates are dependent on the availability of flu vaccine.

The ACDOH will continue to offer flu shots at our regular immunization clinics if vaccine is available.  We also have a schedule of flu only vaccination clinics in our Belmont clinic site located on the ground floor of the county office building located in Belmont, New York.  Here is the list of regular immunization and flu only clinics offered at the Belmont clinic site:

September 2020:

  • (Flu Only) Tuesday, September 22, 2020 – 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. by appointment
  • (Flu Only) Monday, September 28, 2020 – 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. by appointment

October 2020:

  • (All Immunizations) Tuesday, October 6, 2020 – 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. by appointment
  • (All Immunizations) Tuesday, October 13, 2020 – 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. by appointment
  • (Flu Only) Wednesday, October 14, 2020 – 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. by appointment
  • (Flu Only) Tuesday, October 20, 2020 – 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. by appointment
  • (All Immunizations) Monday, October 26, 2020 – 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. by appointment

November 2020:

  • (All Immunizations) Tuesday, November 10, 2020 – 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. by appointment
  • (All Immunizations) Tuesday, November 17, 2020 – 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. by appointment
  • (Flu Only) Wednesday, November 18, 2020 – 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. by appointment
  • (All Immunizations) Monday, November 30, 2020 – 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. by appointment

December 2020:

  • (Flu Only) Tuesday, December 1, 2020 – 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. by appointment
  • (All Immunizations) Tuesday, December 8, 2020- 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. by appointment
  • (Flu Only) Wednesday, December 9, 2020 – 11:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. by appointment
  • (All Immunizations) Tuesday, December 15, 2020 – 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. by appointment

Pharmacies and health care providers throughout Allegany County continue to offer vaccinations including the flu shot. The Allegany County Department of Health (ACDOH) encourages residents to visit their local pharmacy, health care provider, or one of our clinics for their flu shot this season.

Please call the Allegany County Department of Health at 585-268-9250 with any questions or to make an appointment.

Flu Clinics 2020 5 Leg Districts