In June 2015, CDPH identified an outbreak of invasive meningococcal disease (IMD) among men who have sex with men. The outbreak is ongoing and 9 cases have been identified in the Chicago area. IMD can cause meningitis and is extremely dangerous.
The vaccine is available at no cost at the below clinics and partner sites, where a co-pay may apply. CDPH recommends that all MSM get vaccinated.
|Englewood Immunization Clinic||641 W. 63rd Street||312.745.1000||Th 9:00 am - 4:30 pm, F 8:00 am - 3:30 pm|
|Lower West WIC||1713 S. Ashland Ave.||312.743.1198||Th, F 8:30 am - 3:30 pm|
|Trina Davila Service Center||4312 W. North Ave.||312.746.6129||3rd Monday - 9:00 am to 2:00 pm|
|Uptown Immunization Clinic||845 W. Wilson Ave.||312.742.3227||MWF 8:30 am - 3:30 pm, T TH 9:00 am - 4:30 pm|
|AHF Healthcare Center||2600 S. Michigan Ave., Ste LLD||312.881.3050||Mondays and Thursday from 11:00 am - 8:00 pm|
|Howard Brown Health||4025 N. Sheridan Road||773.388.1600||M-Th 9am-8pm, F 9-5, Sat 9-3|
|Howard Brown Health||3245 N. Halsted Street||773.388.1600||M,F 9am-5pm, T 10-7, W,Th 9-7 1st and 3rd Sat 9-3|
|Howard Brown Health||6500 N. Clark Street||773.388.1600||M, Th 9am-7pm, T 10-5, W 9am-12pm, F 9-5, 1st Sat 9-3|
|Howard Brown Health||641 W. 63rd St.||773.388.1600||M,W,Th 9am -5pm, T 11am-5pm, F 9am-3pm|
|Mercy Family Health Center||2525 S. Michigan||773.567.2273||By appointment|
|Provident Hospital||500 E. 51st Street (7th fl)||312.572.2900||By appointment|
|The Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center||2020 W. Harrison||312.572.4700||M-F 8:30 am - 3:30 pm|