The Rockland Department of Health is offering flu vaccines to protect against seasonal influenza for people age nine and older. The shots are free for Rockland residents age 60 and older. There will be a $25 charge for people under age 60. Proof of residency is required. The vaccines will be available from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. every Friday from now until Nov. 20 at the Dr. Robert Yeager Health Center in Ramapo.
The vaccines will also be offered at senior centers and other locations throughout Rockland. The vaccines do not protect against the swine flu.
For more information and locations, contact the Department of Health at (845) 364-2534 or visit the county Web site.