A child is eligible for the VFC Program if he or she is younger than 19 years of age and is one of the following:
Children with private health insurance should schedule immunization appointments with their primary health care provider.
Here at the Charles County Department of Health, we provide all of the required vaccines for entry into Maryland schools.
It is important to vaccinate children because their immune systems are not strong enough to fight serious diseases. Immunizing children also helps protect the community. Children who are too young to be vaccinated and people who can’t be vaccinated for medical reasons count on vaccinated individuals to prevent the spread of diseases
If the child is covered by Medical Assistance, please bring the child’s Medical Assistance card.
If the child has never been vaccinated at the Charles County Department of Health, immunization records must be received prior to the appointment to determine which vaccine(s) your child needs.
CCHD Reproductive Health/STI Program respects your right to the privacy and confidentiality of the information that we maintain in your medical records. The information that you provide use is primarily maintained in a secure electronic file. Your information can only be disclosed with your written permission or by subpoena by a court judge.