Flu Clinics

Flu season generally runs from October to April each year. Public Health hosts clinics during the fall where you can get your free flu shot.

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The following drop-in clinics are for staff, EMS workers, poultry and swine workers, and high-risk individuals. (High-risk individuals are identified as adults aged 65 and older; pregnant women; residents of nursing homes or long-term care facilities; individuals with chronic health conditions; indigenous peoples.)

Guelph

160 Chancellors Way
Tuesday, October 24
9:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Orangeville

180 Broadway
Wednesday, October 25
9:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Fergus

474 Wellington Rd. #18, Suite 100
Monday, October 30
9:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

FluMist (the nasal vaccine alternative) is available at these clinics for children aged 2 to 17.

Other opportunities to get immunized this flu season

The flu vaccine is also available at pharmacies and from your family physician.

Appointments for the flu vaccine will be available from Public Health beginning in November. 

  • Call 1-800-265-7293 to book an appointment. Evening appointments are available on the following days:
    • Guelph - Chancellors Way (Tuesday/Thursday)
    • Orangeville (Tuesday)
    • Fergus (Monday)
  • Adults 65 and older can get Fluzone High-Dose from Public Health (by appointment only) beginning in November. Fluzone High-Dose is not publicly funded and costs $80.

Community Flu Clinics

Minto-Mapleton Flu Clinics

Clifford Medical Centre
7 Brown St. N.
Clifford, Ontario
Monday, October 23 - 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Tuesday, November 14 - 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

University of Guelph Clinics

All UofG flu clinics run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

November 2 - OVC
November 6 - Athletics Centre-Gryphon Lounge
November16 - University Centre Rm. 430