Flu Season 2017-2018

Flu Vaccine

The Amherst Health Department has a limited number of flu shots for Amherst residents who have no health insurance. Please call for availability: 413-259-3241

Weekly Flu Report

Track Massachusetts flu activity, see what viral strain is circulating in our area. Massachusetts DPH Blog

Is it a Cold of the Flu?

There is antiviral medication for the flu if you are diagnosed early. Knowing the difference between the flu or a cold means you get treated and you don't spread the flu. Cold vs. Flu

Flu and You

What are the best steps to keep yourself, friends and family health? Want to know more about what type of flu vaccine are available and what is not recommended this year? Here is your complete guide from the CDC.