Immunization and Vaccinations

The diseases that vaccines prevent can be dangerous, or even deadly. Vaccines reduce the risk of infection by working with the body's natural defenses to help it safely develop immunity to disease and are proven to be safe and effective. Protect yourself and your community. Make sure your family's immunizations are up-to-date.

Vaccinations are available through your health care provider and the Fairfax County Health Department clinics. Bring all immunization records to your appointment, including your yellow travel card if you have one.

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School-Required Immunizations

Immunizations required for entry into Fairfax County Public Schools are available free at our five clinics.

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International Travel Immunization Clinics

Planning a trip? The Fairfax County Health Department provides pre-travel consultations and many immunizations that are recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) prior to international travel for adults and children.

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Childhood Immunizations

Protect your child at every age. Find out what immunizations are recommended from birth through age 18.

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Adult Immunizations

Vaccines aren't just for kids. Learn what immunizations you need as an adult.

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Flu Vaccine

Fight the flu! The CDC recommends that everyone 6 months and older get vaccinated against the flu every year, especially people who are at high risk.

Immunization Forms

To shorten your wait, call ahead to make an appointment. Then fill out and print these forms* and bring them and your immunization records to your appointment at the Health Department.

* If you are unable to print these forms, they will be provided to you at the time of your appointment.

Learn more at

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Virginia Department of Health
Division of Immunization

Learn more about vaccines and immunizations from CDC.

Learn more about Vaccine Safety.

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