The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) would like all residents to know that information regarding influenza and the benefits of influenza immunizations is free and accessible from several organizations. These resources are for both children and adolescents.
Along with this announcement you will find our Seasonal Flu Guide for Parents. This document is an example of information that speaks to parents and guardians. It explains why seasonal influenza is serious, it provides signs of influenza and it tells how to protect your children from influenza by getting them vaccinated.