The 2021-22 publicly funded (free) flu vaccine program will be available soon.
Early vaccination means you are better protected. The flu vaccine is a safe, effective way to help people stay healthy, prevent illness and save lives.
- Flu shots are available at: public health clinics across the province, some physician and nurse practitioner offices and in local pharmacies.
- Anyone six months and older can receive the flu vaccine.
- Children age six months to five years must be immunized at a public health clinic, or by a physician or nurse practitioner.
- Getting vaccinated is especially important for people at high-risk of influenza complications (pregnant women, young children, elderly, persons with underlying health conditions, immune-compromised) and their caregivers.
Know before you go
- Bring your Saskatchewan health card with you to receive your immunization.
- Be prepared to wait an additional 15 minutes after receiving your immunization.
- Consent forms (where required) are available at clinic locations.
Specialized Consent Forms Include:
Influenza Surveillance Report
Weekly influenza surveillance reports are published throughout influenza season. To view these reports visit the influenza surveillance report for Saskatchewan.
Become a FluWatcher
FluWatchers is an online health surveillance system that helps monitor the spread of flu-like illness across Canada. Become a volunteer FluWatcher today.
- You can also book your flu shot over the phone by calling 1-833-SASKVAX (1-833-727-5829)
- Covid-19 vaccines will be available at all SHA clinics.