Communicable Disease Control

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Get immunized. Be protected.

Vaccines create immunity to protect us from infections. Vaccines can also be called immunization, needles or shots.

Do not delay your child's vaccination. Vaccines work best when all children are immunized on time. Immunization protects us all from serious diseases.

News and Announcements


Influenza (flu)

Get your flu shot.  New this year is a four-strain vaccine for broader protection. A nasal spray vaccine is also available for children ages 2 to 17 years old.


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School Immunization Coverage

Ontario's Immunization of School Pupil Act requires that students be immunized against designated diseases, unless they have a valid exemption.  See immunization coverage rates for Toronto elementary and high schools.