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Free Hepatitis A Vaccine

The Boone County Health Department in collaboration with The Caring Center, to better protect our community, will be offering Hepatitis A vaccination free of cost.

Where: The Caring Center – 1230 Ransdell Court, Lebanon, IN 46052
When: Friday, September 6, 2019 - 1:30 – 5pm

Background: Hepatitis A is a highly contagious liver infection caused by the hepatitis A virus. It can range from a mild illness lasting a few weeks to a severe illness lasting a few months. It is highly contagious, also highly preventable.

Hepatitis A is spread through person to person when someone accidently consumes stool of someone with Hepatitis A or by consuming food or water contaminated by the virus.

Prevention:

  • GET VACCINATED!! The hepatitis A vaccine is highly effective at preventing hepatitis A. If you believe you have been exposed to hepatitis A or are homeless, use illicit drugs, were recently incarcerated, or had contact with someone who has hepatitis A, contact your healthcare provider about hepatitis A vaccine.
  • Good handwashing with soap and water, especially before preparing food and after using the restroom.

Hepatitis A Vaccine Clinic Flyer - PDF

Boone County Senior Mobile Food Pantry - 3rd Tuesday of Each Month in 2019

Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana, Inc. in partnership with The Caring Center is providing a once a month mobile food pantry open to all seniors age 55 and over on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. Learn more about the Boone County Senior Mobile Food Pantry.

About Us

The Caring Center is a multi-program, not-for-profit organization in Boone County, Indiana, serving hundreds of needy families and thousands of individuals annually through the dedication of scores of volunteers.

Classic Reruns

620 Indianapolis Avenue
Lebanon, IN 46052

765.894.6772 (Classic Reruns)

Hours:

  • Monday - Friday - 11 am to 6 pm
  • Saturday 11 am to 3 pm

The Caring Center

1230 Ransdell Court
Lebanon, IN 46052

Hours:

  • Monday & Wednesday - 8 am to 2 pm
  • Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday - 11 am to 5 pm
    • Note: closed on 3rd Tuesday of each month for Senior Mobile Food Pantry
    • Note: closed 4th Thursday of each month for reorganization
  • First Saturday of each month - 9 am to Noon

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