The Centers for Disease Control recommends vaccination against influenza for all people over 6 months of age. The flu shot protects you and those around you. Flu can be especially serious in Seniors, young children, pregnant women, and people with conditions like asthma and diabetes.
Kids need flu shots, too! The Montgomery Township Health Department, serving Pennington and Hopewell Boroughs in Mercer County, also offers flu shots to children age 4 and up (accompanied by their parents).
For Hopewell Borough and Pennington, the Health Department is offering the following flu vaccination clinics this fall:
Wednesday, October 19
Pennington Borough Hall
30 North Main Street
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Vote & Vax
Tuesday, November 8
Hopewell Borough Hall
88 East Broad Street
Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00PM and 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Walk-ins are welcome. Pneumonia shots are also available for at-risk adults.
The flu shot is Free with Medicare card, or with many private insurance plans
The flu shot is $25 out of network; Hardship fee waivers are available.