Children

The Health Department provides “FREE” immunizations to children who qualify for the Vaccine for Children (VFC) program. This includes children through 18 years of age who are:

  • Uninsured
  • Underinsured (has health insurance, but the coverage does not include all vaccines or only covers selected vaccines)
  • American Indian or Alaska Native
  • Medicaid eligible

For more information about vaccines and the diseases they prevent, please view A Parents Guide to Vaccinations.

For more information on what vaccines are required for day cares and schools, please click here.

Parents should keep up-to-date immunization records. If you need information on your child’s past immunizations, the Health Department may be able to access those records through the Wisconsin Immunization Registry (WIR). For more information, please click here.

Click here to view Immunization Clinic Schedules.

For more information or to schedule an appointment contact the Forest County Health Department at 715-478-3371.

Recommended Childhood Vaccine Schedule

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