Many vaccine preventable diseases have become rare in Canada because the vaccines work so well and we have excellent immunization programs.
All children attending school between ages 4 to 17 need to be immunized according to Ontario’s Immunization Schedule. Remember to let the Health Unit know when your child has received an immunization. Here’s how: Immunization Records
- The Perth District Health Unit plays a vital role in promoting immunization among Perth County residents.
- We distribute publicly funded vaccines to the community and provide immunization information to parents, health care providers, schools, and the public.
- The Health Unit maintains immunization records for children and adults in Perth County.