Tuesday, October 30, 2007

Flu Shots for Roosevelt Island Seniors

Assembly Member Micah Kellner sends the following notice announcing the availability of Free Flu shots for Roosevelt Island seniors. Good job by Kellner. How about a similar program of free flu shots for children and anyone else at risk?

Free Flu Shots for Seniors

on Roosevelt Island

Sponsored by:

Assembly Member Micah Z. Kellner


Coler/Goldwater Hospital


TIME: 10:30am-1:00pm

PLACE: Roosevelt Island Senior Center, 546 Main Street

The flu shot is recommended for those at high risk of flu-related complications:

• People 65 years of age or older

• Those with chronic lung (asthma, emphysema) or heart problems

• Other chronic diseases such as diabetes, kidney or immunological problems

• Women who will be in their second or third trimester of pregnancy during the flu season

Flu shots are limited and appointments are necessary.

For an appointment, please call: Paul Curtis 212-860-4906

You Tube video link is here.