Ontario Immunization Schedule
This chart shows when you and your children should get your free vaccinations. If you or your child has missed any vaccinations, ask your health care provider for a catch-up schedule. Coloured boxes indicate vaccines that are given together in one vaccination.
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1 Measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) must be given after the first birthday. Dose #2 is recommended to be given with varicella vaccine
(called MMRV) at 4-6 years of age.
2 Adults ages 19-64 who did not have a dose of tetanus, diphtheria with pertussis (Tdap) vaccine at ages 14-16, can get one lifetime dose of the Tdap vaccine. This vaccine replaces one of the Td (tetanus, diphtheria) booster doses given every 10 years.
3 During the 2016/2017 school year, boys and girls in grade 7 and girls in grade 8 will be offered two doses of publicly funded Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine.
For more detailed information on schedules, dosage intervals and eligibility criteria, see the Publicly Funded Immunization Schedules for Ontario, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care.
Please call us each time your child receives an immunization so that we can update his/her record. For information on immunization, Health Department clinics or to report an immunization,
Durham Health Connection Line 905-666-6241 or 1-800-841-2729