Flu vaccines at the Rochester Senior Center

Sep 11, 2020

Starting this week, the Rochester Senior Center is providing a limited supply of high dose flu vaccine for seniors age 65 and over, with regular dose flu vaccines expected to arrive soon.

Vaccination is by appointment only.

Residents should call the Rochester Senior Center at 508-763-8723 to request an appointment. The center will call back with an appointment date and time. Appointments can be rescheduled, if needed.

The Senior Center staff would also like to thank all of its patrons for following guidelines for social distancing and wearing facial coverings.

Mass.gov offers the following tips for the proper use of face coverings:

Face coverings should cover the nose and mouth, fit snugly but comfortably, be secured with ties or loops, include multiple layers of fabric, allow for breathing without restriction, and be machine washable and dryable without damage or change to shape.

When putting on and taking off a mask, do not touch the front. Handle ties or ear straps only. Make sure to wash the mask regularly. Wash your hands or use hand sanitizer after touching the

The Senior Center provides free transportation for Rochester residents. Residents should call for a ride at least 24 hours in advance so the center can schedule a driver.

Contact the Senior Center at 508-763-8723 for more information or to make reservations for rides and/or events.

More information can be found at facebook.com/RochesterMass.