Holy Cross Health to Administer Free Immunizations to Students at Back To School Extravaganza

Holy Cross Health will be administering FREE immunizations to children entering grades K through 12 at the Children’s Services Council of Broward County’s Back To School Extravaganza on Saturday, July 29 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Dillard High School, 2501 NW 11th Street in Ft. Lauderdale and on Saturday, August 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Blanche Ely High School, 1201 NW 6th Ave. in Pompano Beach


The complimentary vaccinations are available for children who are uninsured or who have Medicaid or Florida Kidcare.  A current immunization record and the presence of a parent or legal guardian are required at this time of immunization. 


Walk-ins welcome. No appointments are necessary. 


The free vaccinations are available during the Children’s Services Council Back To School Extravaganza where students will receive backpacks, school supplies and other giveaways, while supplies last. For questions, please contact the Children’s Services Council at (954) 377-1000. 


If unable to attend, students may be able to receive supplies by contacting their school’s social worker after school begins on August 21. 



A member of Trinity Health, Fort Lauderdale-based Holy Cross Hospital, dba Holy Cross Health, is a full-service, non-profit, Catholic, teaching hospital operating in the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy. Holy Cross has been recognized for eight Types of Care and ranked #8 in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale metro area in U.S. News and World Report’s 2022-23 Best Hospital rankings. Holy Cross Health has also been nationally recognized for protecting patients from harm and preventable harm and error with their fifth consecutive “A” Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. Through strategic collaborations and a commitment to being a person-centered, transforming, healing presence, the 557-bed hospital offers progressive inpatient, outpatient and community outreach services and clinical research trials to serve as our community’s trusted health partner for life. Holy Cross Health also encompasses Holy Cross HealthPlex outpatient facility, urgent care centers and more than 40 Holy Cross Medical Group physician practices. To learn more about Holy Cross Health, visit holy-cross.com. Connect @holycrossfl. 

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