Girl in a clinical setting getting a vaccine.
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Immunizations

Back-to-School Checklist: medical check-ups; immunizations; after-school programs; health insurance, uniforms, book bag, notebooks, other suppliesThere are many items on your back-to-school checklist, but medical checkups and immunizations should be at the very top. Children without up-to-date vaccines could be prevented from attending class and we want to make sure your child has a happy and healthy school year!
 
For free immunizations and checkups, select one of the following clinics of the Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County and call 786.845.0550 to make an appointment.

West Perrine Center
18255 Homestead Avenue
Miami, FL 33157
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Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Little Haiti Health Center
300 NE 80th Terrace
Miami, FL 33138
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Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Downtown Clinic
1350 NW 14th Street
Miami, FL 33125
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Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

If your child is not covered by health insurance, visit www.floridakidcare.org to determine eligibility for free or low-cost coverage subsidized by the state.
 
For more items on your back-to-school checklist, attend a neighborhood fair or events in your community offering free book bags and other supplies. Check our community calendar for details.

Additional immunization information available from Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County.