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Mission Statement

WNYPAC is a regional coalition committed to increasing immunization rates and increasing lead testing rates through quality healthcare initiatives, public awareness and community support.


Our goals are simple:

  1. Complete immunizations for all children and adolescents according to CDC recommendations.
  2. Lead testing for all children ages one and two.
Influenza (Flu) Info


Find a Flu Vaccine Clinic 

According to the CDC, everyone 6 months and older should get an Influenza (flu) vaccine as soon as vaccine is available this fall. The 2014-2015 flu vaccine will protect against three different flu viruses: an H3N2 virus, an influenza B virus and the H1N1 virus.  Historically, flu vaccination activity drops off  by the end of November. Flu activity peaks in January or February, and can last as late as May. As long as the flu season isn’t over, it is never too late to be vaccinated. Even unvaccinated people who have already gotten the flu still benefit from vaccination since the vaccine protects against 3 (continued)