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Wake County offers free Tdap vaccinations

Posted August 28, 2009 2:53 p.m. EDT

— Wake County Human Services has planned a series of free vaccination clinics offering the Tdap booster for students.

Children who turn 12 on or after Aug. 1 are required by the state to get the Tdap vaccine, a combination booster that protects against tetanus, diphtheria and acellular pertussis or whooping cough.

Shots will be administered as follows:

  • Sept. 14 from 3 to 5 p.m. at Millbrook Human Services Center, 2809 E. Millbrook Road in Raleigh
  • Sept. 15 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Western Wake Center, 150 Cornerstone Drive in Cary
  • Sept. 16 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Northern Regional Center, 350 E. Holding Ave. in Wake Forest
  • Sept. 17 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Eastern Regional Center, 1002 Dogwood Drive in Zebulon
  • Sept. 18 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Southern Regional Center, 130 N. Judd Parkway in Fuquay-Varina

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