As part of the City’s COVID-19 response, all immunization clinics have been cancelled until further notice. Vaccinations can be resumed once school and/or clinics re-open without needing to restart the vaccine series. Stay up-to-date on all affected City services and when they may resume by visiting toronto.ca/covid19.
The three vaccines available at your child’s school are:
Please note that if you choose to get the vaccines at your doctor’s office, the estimated cost for three doses of human papillomavirus vaccine is $550 to $600. The meningococcal vaccine can be purchased for approximately $125 a dose.
Since 2007, 99 countries and territories have human papillomavirus vaccination programs. A Canadian researcher published a study in the Lancet showing strong evidence that human papillomavirus vaccination prevents infections, genital and anal warts, and precancerous lesion at a population level. The impacts were seen in both females and males. This is further evidence that human papillomavirus vaccination will have a significant impact on preventing cancer and warts.
Choose one of the following options:
To reduce barriers, we offer:
Students without the required vaccines will receive two notices asking for updated immunization information. To avoid school suspension, please report your child’s immunization, every time they receive a vaccine or booster.