Vaccine 1 – Wednesday 15 March 2017 - dTpa and HPV Dose 1
Vaccine 2 – Thursday 8 June 2017 - Chickenpox and HPV Dose 2
Vaccine 3 – Wednesday 18 October 2017 - HPV Dose 3
The Department of Health (DoH) is offering a free immunisation program for Year 8 students in 2017. The program offers a booster dose of diphtheria, tetanus and whooping cough (dTpa), chickenpox (varicella) and also a three dose course of the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine. Students in Year 8 will receive an information pack in Term 1 containing details of the program and a consent form for parents to sign. Parents must sign and return the consent form for their children to participate in this free program.
For more information and to watch a video about the vaccination program, please visit: www.healthywa.wa.gov.au/immunisation