Released: October 6, 2023
The Delaware County Health Department (DCHD) in partnership with Keystone First is offering a Special Senior Vaccination Event on Tuesday, October 10, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. This event will be held at the Keystone First Wellness & Opportunity Center and is specifically designed for seniors aged 60 and above.
Vaccinations available during this event include influenza (flu), pneumococcal, and Shingrix. These immunizations are crucial in promoting health and well-being among our senior citizens.
Date: Tuesday, October 10, 2023
Time: 10:00 AM -1:00 PM
Location: Keystone First Wellness & Opportunity Center
1929 W 9th St, Chester, PA 19013
Appointments Are Required: Seniors interested in receiving these vaccinations are encouraged to call DCHD’s wellness line at (484) 276-2100 to schedule their appointment today.
Public health has no age limit and is crucial to everyone in Delaware County. That is why DCHD and Keystone First are committed to providing our senior community members with easy access to necessary vaccinations, all completely free of charge. No insurance is needed to participate. Appointments are required Seniors interested in receiving these vaccinations are encouraged to call DCHD’s wellness line at (484) 276-2100 to schedule their appointment today.
"You spoke, and we heard your call for these vital protections against flu, pneumococcal, and Shingrix for our senior citizens”. said Delaware County Health Director Melissa Lyon. “This Special Senior Vaccination Event emphasizes our obligation to the well-being of our senior community members. who are more vulnerable to these illnesses."
DCHD encourages all eligible seniors to take advantage of this opportunity to protect themselves against influenza, pneumococcal diseases, and Shingles. By getting vaccinated, our senior citizens can lead healthier lives and contribute to a stronger, resilient community.
For more information please contact the Delaware County Health Department Wellness Line, available Monday through Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Residents who are homebound but interested in vaccination are also encouraged to call the Delaware County Wellness Line.
Phone: (484) 276-2100