The Groton Council on Aging serves as the community focal point promoting the independence of older adults through information and referral, support, health and wellness, socialization and education.
We provide opportunities for all individuals as they age by leveraging resources, developing a sustainable future, and engaging in strong partnerships and collaborations.
Flu Shots at The Groton Center – October 20, 2020
Nashoba Associated Board of Health will be administering flu shots at The Groton Center on Tuesday, October 20 , 2 – 6pm. The first half of clinic ( 2-4 pm) is designated specially for seniors and the 2nd half of clinic (4-6pm) is open to the public of all ages 6 months and up.
Under town policy all persons entering public buildings must have temperatures screening, wear masks (with CDC exemptions) and practice social distancing.
The BOH will provide only inactivated, injectable influenza vaccine (no nasal/live vaccines).
All influenza vaccines are quadrivalent (protect against 4 strains of influenza).
High Dose flu vaccine for seniors aged 65 years and older will be offered.
ALL ages starting at 6 months old, adults, & seniors can be vaccinated.
Only influenza vaccine are provided at the clinics.
Flu registration forms as well as the Vaccine Information Sheet must be provided to all vaccine recipients.
In an effort to be as contact/touch free as possible, the BOH is asking flu clinic attendees to thoroughly, and legibly, complete the flu form prior to the clinic and bring a copy of their insurance card if possible.
There will be a secure way on-site to scan insurance cards for those who cannot bring a copy.
Each person being vaccinated needs to complete the form which can be found below or at The Groton Center.