Parents of Students Entering Seventh Grade Reminded of Immunization Requirements; Free Immunizations Offered in July and August

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For Immediate Release: Wednesday, June 27, 2018 Parents of students entering seventh grade are reminded that immunization requirements require students to have one Tdap (Tetanus-diphtheria-attenuated pertussis) and one meningococcal (MCV4) vaccination. Montgomery County Health and Human Services staff will provide free Tdap and MCV4 vaccinations to incoming seventh-grade students at several locations throughout the county in July and August. No appointment is necessary. A parent or designated adult must be present. Please bring a copy of the child’s immunization record to the clinic. The locations and clinic hours are: Germantown Health Center 12900 Middlebrook Road, Germantown Thursdays, 1 to 4 p.m. Silver Spring Health Center 8630 Fenton Street, 10th floor, Silver Spring Wednesdays, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. School Health Services Center 4910 Macon Road, Rockville Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Dennis Avenue Health Center 2000 Dennis Avenue, Silver Spring Tuesdays 1 to 4 p.m. For more information on immunizations, call the Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services’ Immunization Program at 240-777-1050 or School Health Services at 240-777-1550. # # # Release ID: 18-602 Media Contact: Mary Anderson 240-777-6534]]>