If you have avoided getting a flu shot because of the cost, you can get one for free on Saturday, January 26. Comcast Arena in Everett is hosting a free vaccination clinic where they will administer 300 doses of adult flu vaccine as well as 300 adult whooping cough vaccinations to those in need.
To make this a fun event, they are also hosting a free public skate for those getting their immunizations as well as who have come along for moral support. Guests will be able to skate on the same ice rink where the Everett Silvertips play their home games.
Free public skate and vaccination clinic to aid low-income and uninsured adults in the Snohomish County area.
Saturday, January 26
2:00 p.m. - 6 p.m.
The vaccinations will be given on a first come basis.
The Comcast Arena
2000 Hewitt Ave,
Everett, Washington 98201
Vaccine information sheets and consent forms in English or Spanish can be downloaded beforehand or picked up at the event. .
The vaccines will be administered by Volunteers from the Medical Reserve Corp and staff from the Snohomish County Health District. Event funding came from The South Everett-Mukilteo Rotary Club who received a matching fund grant from the Rotary Club International.
Vaccination is the best protection against the flu and/or the whooping cough