NMVNA to hold flu clinics

The New Milford Visiting Nurse Association will offer several flu clinics in the coming weeks.

Clinics open to people 6 months and older will be Oct. 16 from 9 a.m. to noon and Oct. 25 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at the VNA office, 68 Park Lane Road (Route 202).

A special family-centered event, "Say Boo to the Flu," for those 6 months and older will be Oct. 20 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Party Depo, 175 Sunny Valley Road.

Accepted insurances will include Medicare B, Blue Cross, ConnectiCare, and Aetna. Cigna will be accepted only for town of New Milford employees.

There is no cost for flu vaccine to children who do not have health insurance.

Adults who do not have insurance will be charged $39 for the flu shot and $49 for Flu Mist.

A senior clinic will be Oct. 19 from 10 a.m. to noon at Washington Senior Center in Bryan Memorial Plaza.

For more information about the clinics, call 860-354-2216.