Flu season is just around the corner, and Austin Public Health wants everyone to stay flu-free, especially during COVID-19. Make plans now to get your flu shot by Oct. 31, before flu activity begins to increase. The CDC recommends that everyone six months and older get a flu vaccine every year.

Why Get a Flu Shot?

  1. Flu shots are safe, proven and effective.
  2. Flu shots protect you and those around you.
  3. Flu shots lessen flu symptoms if you do get it.
  4. Flu shots can prevent costly doctor’s visits.

Austin Public Health offers flu shots to individuals who are uninsured or Medicaid recipients. No one is denied services if unable to pay. An appointment is required for all Austin Public Health flu shot services. To schedule an appointment, please call 512-972-5520.

Have insurance and need to find a nearby location to get a flu shot? Try this: https://www.vaccinefinder.org/