Louisiana Health Department – Immunizations

 In Lafayette - COVID-19, Lafayette - Healthcare

Back-to-school immunization events scheduled throughout Acadiana region

Region 4 Office of Public Health is hosting back-to-school immunization events at parish health units and clinics. Vaccinations will be available following state eligibility guidelines for VFC-eligible, Medicaid and underinsured individuals.

The parish health units will be following social distancing guidelines and scheduling appointments for these back-to-school events. Vaccines will be available over a two-week period, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. August 24 to September 4.

To protect patients’ health and safety:

  • Appointments are required. Please call your PHU in advance to schedule. Walk-ins are discouraged due to social distancing guidelines.
  • If the child or parent/guardian become ill prior to their appointment or has a close contact exposure to COVID-19, please call ahead to cancel the appointment. It will be rescheduled. No ill individuals will be allowed into the PHU.
  • Adults and children >2 years of age must wear masks upon entry to the parish health unit.
  • Parents/guardians should bring only the child scheduled for vaccinations to the appointment.
Acadia Parish Health UnitCrowley1029 Capital Ave.337-788-7507
Evangeline Parish Health UnitVille Platte1010 W. LaSalle St.337-363-1135
Iberia Parish Health UnitNew Iberia715 B Weldon St.337-373-0021
Lafayette Parish Health UnitLafayette200 Willow St., Bldg. A337-262-5616
St. Landry Parish Health UnitOpelousas308 W. Bloch St.337-948-0220
St. Martin Parish Health UnitSt. Martinville303 W. Port St.337-394-3097
Vermilion Parish Health UnitAbbeville2501 Charity St.337-893-1443

URL: https://ldh.la.gov/index.cfm/newsroom/detail/5721

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