St. Helena Parish Employee Anita Wascom assists residents at the health unit during the January 31 free vaccine distribution. Seated from left: Jo Ellen and Darrell Carruth of Greensburg and Jo’el Givens from St. Helena Parish School System. In order to combat the current flu epidemic,

Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals offered the flu vaccine for free at 55 parish health units in Louisiana. St. Helena Parish Health Unit was one of the locations chosen by the state. There were 18 residents that took advantage of the opportunity. Photo submitted.

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