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Breaking News: Hot Weather Forecast for Inland Contra Costa
Last updated: June 16, 2021, 8:41 am

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Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS) recommends everyone take steps to stay safe and healthy in the hot weather forecast for inland communities today through the weekend. Follow this link for air-conditioned county buildings open to the public Wednesday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 211 or check your city's web page for information about other places to stay cool near you. Visit for health information about hot weather.

Media Advisory

H1N1 Vaccine Priority Groups Expanded

December 3, 2009

Archived. This is an older press release from 2009 and may not contain the latest information. Please view our current press releases for 2021 items.


Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS) has expanded priority groups for its free H1N1 and seasonal flu vaccination clinic this Sunday in Pittsburg. The H1N1 vaccine priority groups for the walk-up clinic now include all children 6 months through 18 years old, and adults through 64 years with chronic medical conditions. This is based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the local vaccine supply situation. Both H1N1 and seasonal flu shots will be offered while supplies last.

When & Where:

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, December 6
Pittsburg Health Center
2311 Loveridge Road, Pittsburg


The clinic is intended for people living in Contra Costa County. Only the following groups will receive vaccine.

H1N1 vaccine:

  • Pregnant women
  • Children ages 6 months through 18 years (preexisting health conditions no longer a requirement)
  • Adults through 64 years with chronic medical conditions (including asthma, diabetes, heart disease and others)
  • People who live with or provide care for infants under 6 months of age (parents, siblings and daycare providers)

Seasonal flu vaccine:

  • Anyone who wants to receive it while supplies last

Information is subject to change based on vaccine availability. Check or call 1-888-959-9911 or 211 for recorded updates before visiting the flu clinic.

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  • Kate Fowlie
  • 925-313-6268