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Immunizations for Adolescents

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    Mailing Address

    Fairfield Service Center, 1295 West Fairfield Drive, Pensacola, Florida 32501 

     

     

Talk to Teens

Prepare for Adolescent Milestones

Think your teens are social? As your teen’s social world grows, so does his or her risk for exposure to vaccine-preventable illnesses like meningitiswhooping cough (pertussis) , and HPV.   

Be ready for 7th grade.

Be Ready for 7th Grade! Tetanus-diphtheria-pertussis (Tdap) immunization is required for all students entering the 7th grade.  

Teen getting car keys

Get your Teen Vaccine! At 16-year-old, meningitis and influenza vaccinations are advised, along with any previously-recommended vaccine doses or boosters that may have been missed. 

GraduateGraduating from High School this Year? Getting vaccinations while still in high school can get students caught up on shots, going to college. All vaccinations are free to eligible teens until their 19th birthday!

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The Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s Recommended Immunization Schedule for Preteens and Teens (7-18 years).s are available at https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/index.htmlwww.cdc.gov/vaccines/recs/schedules/.

Florida immunization requirements are found in theImmunization Guidelines for Florida Schools, Childcare Facilities and Family Daycare Homes, which is incorporated by reference in Rule 64D3-.046, Florida Administrative Code.

Need an immunization appointment? 

Contact our Appointment Line (850-595-6554) to make, change or cancel appointment for your child. 

Customer service representatives are available to assist clients 7:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.