Free flu shots this week for uninsured

As part of National Influenza Vaccination Week, free flu shots are being offered to uninsured residents this week by the Sedgwick County Health Department.

The department's west Wichita location at 2716 West Central will be open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and from noon to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday. Friday's hours of 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. will remain the same.

Families with children age 2 to 11 will receive a free gift with vaccination.

For more information, contact the health department at 316-660-7300 or go online to