The Richmond City Health Department’s annual Back to School Event for Richmond residents is Friday, August 25th, 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Health Department Clinic located at 400 East Cary Street. Use the Cary Street entrance for the Back-to-School Event. Walk-in; no appointment is needed, first-come, first-served. Please eat and drink before arrival.
All vaccinations for daycare and school-entry will be available along with the required Tdap booster shot for rising 6th graders. Parents are reminded that 6th graders will not be allowed to attend class without documentation/proof showing that they have received a Tdap vaccination.
Also, free physicals for school-entry and Head-Start will be provided in partnership with the VCU School of Nursing. No sports physicals are being provided this year.
Parents must bring their child’s shot record and insurance card, if they have insurance. For more information call 482-5500 or visit www.RCHD.com.