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****MEDIA ADVISORY****

FREE FLU SHOTS FOR VETS AND ACTIVE SERVICE MEN AND WOMEN ON VETERANS DAY AT AMERICAN FAMILY CARE (AFC)

-New Britain, West Hartford, Danbury, Torrington & Vernon Locations

Protecting Heroes on Nov. 11-

WHO?: Dr. Iftikhar Ali, Medical Director of AFC

WHAT?: Is offering free flu shots to active and retired members of the military on Veterans Day in appreciation for their service. *please bring military ID at time of visit

WHEN?: Monday, November 11th  from 8 am – 8 pm

WHERE?:   At our AFC Locations Listed below

  • 135 East Main Street in New Britain
  • 1030 Boulevard in West Hartford
  • 2 Main Street in Danbury
  • 100 Mill Plain Road in Danbury
  • 76C Newtown Road in Danbury
  • 179 Talcottville Road in Vernon
  • 1171 East Main Street in Torrington

WHY?: November is the ideal month to receive a flu shot for optimum protection from the flu virus. The flu can lead to life-threatening complications, especially for those with medical conditions such as asthma, diabetes, and heart disease, During recent flu seasons, between 80% and 90% of flu related deaths have occurred in people 65 years and older.

AFC locations are open Monday through Friday from 8 am-8 pm and weekends from 8 am-5 pm. No appointment is required and care is dispensed with the utmost quality and efficiency. The centers are located at 1171 East Main St. Torrington CT; 135 East Main St., New Britain CT; 1030 Boulevard West Hartford, CT; 179 Talcottville Rd., Vernon, CT; Danbury locations 2 Main St., 100 Mill Plain Rd & 76C Newtown Rd. All locations offer convenient, private parking.  For more information visit www.afcurgentcare.com.