Richmond City Health District is getting Richmond kids ready with early vaccinations for school

August 11, 2015

Richmond, VA – The Richmond City Health District’s annual Back to School Event for Richmond residents is Friday, August 21st , 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Health District Clinic located at 400 East Cary Street. For easier access to the clinic, use the Main Street entrance located at the corner of 4th and Main Streets. No appointment is needed and walk-ins are welcome.

All vaccinations for daycare and school-entry will be available along with the Tdap booster shot for rising 6th graders. Parents are reminded that 6th graders will not be allowed to attend class without documentation/proof showing that they have received a Tdap vaccination.

Also, free physicals for school-entry and Head-Start will be provided in partnership with the VCU School of Nursing.

Parents must bring their child’s shot record and insurance card, if they have insurance. For more information call 482-5500 or visit .