A church in Milton will offer free transportation in August for Navarre and Gulf Breeze residents who would like to access back-to-school immunizations from the Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County. Ferris Hill Baptist Church is offering free transportation to the health department July 31, Aug.7 and Aug. 14 for students who need back to school immunizations.
The van will run from 1 to 6:30 p.m. from the South Santa Rosa Service Center, 5841 Gulf Breeze Parkway in Gulf Breeze, to the health department’s Milton location at 5527 Stewart Street. Space is limited and reservations are required. Parents may reserve seats by calling Tom Turman of Ferris Hill Baptist Church at 850-261-7470.
Children must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian (documentation of guardianship is required) and parents are asked to bring a copy of the child’s immunization record. Immunizations are provided by the health department free of charge to children through the age of 18 years and children must be up to date on all required vaccinations in order to attend public school in the State of Florida.
For more information, call the Florida Department of Health in Santa Rosa County at 850-983-5200.