Important Information from Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph
Your Child’s Immunization During a Disease Outbreak
school attendance, parents are required by law to provide proof of their
child’s immunization to Public Health.
To find out what vaccines are required and if your child’s immunizations
records are up-to-date, please call 1-800-265-7293 ext. 4396. You can also book an appointment for your
child’s immunization at any Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health Location.
you’ve chosen not to immunize your child, you must have a notarized statement
of medical exemption or a statement of conscious or religious belief on file
with Public Health. Please contact
Public Health at 10800-265-7293 ext. 4396 to arrange for your child’s exemption
to be on file if you have not already done so.
the Medical Officer of Health declares an outbreak of a disease in your child’s
school and his/her immunization record is not up-to-date with Public Health, or
you have an exemption on file, your child will not be allowed to attend school
for the entire duration of the outbreak.