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 2015-2016 Influenza Information Website

Sunday, November 29, 2015


  • The last Health Unit flu shot clinic for 2015 will be held on Monday, November 30 at McGregor Community Centre (800 Lakeshore Drive) from 4:00pm to 6:00pm.


  • Flu shots will still be available after November 30 by making an appointment for the Wednesday immunization clinic. Click here for more information.


  • The flu shot is also available from health care providers and pharmacies.



Influenza, or more commonly known as "the flu", is a serious, acute respiratory illness that can lead to pneumonia. It is caused by a virus.

Immunization helps strengthen your body's natural immune response against the flu. The flu shot stimulates your immune system to build antibodies against the virus, making it stronger and ready to fight off the flu. has a lot of information on the flu. Use the tabs on the top and on the left to navigate through the site for news and information about the flu.


You can also visit the provincial website (by clicking the image below) to learn more about the flu.

The Flu Shot


For all clinic schedules call the FLU LINE: 624-9082 -Toll free 1-866-607-3337 (October through December) .
For FLU information or questions call - 625-8318 - Toll free I-888-294-6630 ext. 8318.