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Immunizations aren't just for kids!

Disease protection is a lifelong process. Some immunizations done in childhood do not provide lifelong immunity. Booster shots are important to keep you protected throughout your lifetime.

What vaccines do adults need?

Find out more about what vaccinations adults need. For adults that have never been immunized, review the BC Immunization Schedule.

Certain medical conditions, travel, lifestyle and occupations can also put you at risk for certain diseases. Read the ten reasons for adults to be vaccinated.

Where can I get vaccinated?

  • Public Health Centres
  • Family physicians
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Certified Pharmacists
  • Private providers such as travel vaccination clinics

Remember to keep a record of your immunizations.

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