Flu shots are important every year as a way to protect yourself and those around you from flu. This year, as the pandemic continues, flu shots are especially important to keep our community as healthy as possible.
Open Door Health Services and IU Health are partnering to provide special flu shot opportunities throughout East Central Indiana. Flu shots at these events are no cost. Visit this page often to see the most up-to-date list of free flu shot offerings near you!
Free flu shot events (masks required)
Oct. 4 – Urban Light Community Connection Day | 12:30-2 p.m. | 1400 S. Madison St., Muncie
Oct. 23 – Ross Community Center | Noon-3 p.m. | 1110 W. 10th St., Muncie
Oct. 28 – Jay Co. Second Harvest food distribution | 8-11 a.m. | Jay Co. Fairgrounds
Oct. 29 – Blackford Co. Second Harvest food distribution | 8-10 a.m. | Blackford Co. Fairgrounds
Nov. 6 – Open Door | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | 333 S. Madison St., Muncie | Please call ahead (765) 286-7000
Nov. 11 – Inspire Academy | 3-5 p.m. (3-3:30 reserved for academy families; 3:30-5 open to public) | 2801 E. 16th St., Muncie
Nov. 13 – Open Door | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | 333 S. Madison St., Muncie | Please call ahead (765) 286-7000
Nov. 16 – Open Door | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | 333 S. Madison St., Muncie | Please call ahead (765) 286-7000
Nov. 20 – Open Door | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | 333 S. Madison St., Muncie | Please call ahead (765) 286-7000
Dec. 13 – Deliverance Temple | 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. | 720 E. 2nd St., Muncie
Dec. 17 – Whitely Community Pantry | 2-5 p.m. | Harvest Church, 1010 E. Centennial, Muncie
Jan. 21, 2021 – Delaware Co. Second Harvest food distribution | 8-11 a.m. | Muncie Mall (3501 N. Granville Ave.)
High dose flu shots are not available at the above events. To learn if the high dose flu shot is appropriate for you, contact your primary care provider or call Open Door at (765) 286-7000.
Other ways to receive a flu shot
Beyond the events above, there are many additional ways to get your flu shot in East Central Indiana, including the following. Please note that flu shots through these avenues may include a fee.
- IU Health
Click here to find an IU Health location offering flu shots near you.
- Open Door Health Services
To schedule a flu shot at an Open Door location, call (765) 286-7000.
- Your primary care provider
Contact your provider to learn how to receive a flu shot at your provider’s location.
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