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Immunization Clinic Reopens July 6 by Appointment Only

For Immediate Release: Thursday, July 2, 2020

Montgomery County health officials urge parents of children to get recommended vaccinations, even during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Department of Health and Human Services’ Immunization Clinic will reopen on Monday, July 6 at the Dennis Avenue Health Center at 2000 Dennis Avenue in Silver Spring.

            There are 14 vaccine preventable diseases that children can be protected from before the age of two and it is important that parents keep up to date with recommended vaccinations.  Children entering school will also need to show proof of vaccination in compliance with Maryland vaccination requirements. See the 2020 recommended childhood immunization schedule at the Maryland Department of Health’s website.

            The vaccination clinic is intended for children who do not have health insurance, are covered by Medical Assistance or have health insurance that does not cover vaccinations.

            Appointments are available on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays. Call 240-777-1050 for more information and to make an appointment.

For COVID-19  updates, visit the County’s COVID-19 website. Follow Montgomery County on Facebook @MontgomeryCountyInfo and Twitter @MontgomeryCoMD.

           Put the “count” in Montgomery County! Be sure to complete the Census online, by phone, or by mail. It’s safe, confidential, easy, and important. #2020Census #EveryoneCountsMCMD

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Release ID: 20-356
Media Contact: Mary Anderson 301-529-7669