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Free immunization clinic offering vaccinations in Green Valley

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The Pima County Health Department is holding an immunization clinic for families in need of vaccinating their children for their return to school.

The health department will hold the free immunization clinic in Green Valley at 601 N. La Cañada Dr on Aug. 9 from 9 a.m. to noon.

Children 18 and younger can get their immunizations, as required by going back to school, for free.

Immunizations for measles, mumps and rubella as well as diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis will be available.

Parents should bring a copy of their child's immunization records, AHCCCS or other health insurance information before arriving.

"Immunizations have proven to be the safest and absolute best way to keep kids from contracting devastating yet preventable illnesses. I urge every parent in the county to get their children immunized," said County Health Director Dr. Francisco Garcia.

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