The Flu (Influenza)

Influenza has a significant impact on community health throughout the year.

Healthy adults and seniors, find a flu clinic at 

Families with children, find a flu clinic at

Stay informed and learn more about the flu on Vancouver Island. 


Influenza vaccine is the most effective method we have to prevent getting sick from influenza or passing it on to others.

Protect yourself and your loved ones by getting a flu shot.

Information on this page is for Community Vaccine Providers (CVPs) at Island Health.

This page is for administrators and staff who work in long-term care facilities affiliated with Island Health.

Seasonal influenza, often called the flu, is a serious, infectious and contagious respiratory illness.