Hepatitis A vaccination clinics being held Thursday in Columbus

The Bartholomew County Health Department and Indiana State Department of Health are joining to offer free Hepatitis A vaccinations at a pair of upcoming events. On Thursday, Aug 1st, these vaccinations will be offered from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Clarity Testing Clinic, located at 1950 Doctor’s Park Drive, Suite B.

Hepatitis A vaccinations are also available the same day from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Clarity Pregnancy Clinic, located at 2420 East. Seventh Street.

Health officials say those most at risk include:

– The homeless
– Those who have recently been in jail
– Those who use illicit drugs
– Those who have had close contact with an infected person

Free HIV testing and Hepatitis C testing will also be offered.