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Florida Department of Health in Palm Beach County


Why should I vaccinate my child?

Please visit the Children's Services Council to answers about commonly asked questions about shots.

Immunization Van

Shots may be obtained through your local physician, local medical providers, Health Department Health Centers or the Florida Health Palm Beach County Immunization Van traveling throughout the area.

For immunization information or Van locations call (561) 840-4568.

For Palm Beach County School immunization and physical requirements please go to

By the time a child starts school he/she should have already had all required immunizations. A physical is required for entrance to Pre-kindergarten, kindergarten and those entering 7th grade.

Proof of the immunizations are Required for New Students, Transfer Students And Entry To Some Grade Levels.

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