Vaccines for Children Program

Does your child have Medicaid, or is your child Medicaid-eligible? If so, they may be eligible to receive their shots for free via the Vaccines for Children Program. See the list of vaccines available through the program below, and call Singing River Pediatrics to schedule your child’s appointment today!

No-Cost Shots for Eligible Children

Eligibility

The VFC Program provides vaccines at no cost to children 18 years of age or younger who meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • American Indian/Alaska Native
  • Medicaid-eligible or Medicaid-enrolled
  • Uninsured
  • Underinsured

Vaccines Covered by the VFC Program

DiseaseVaccine
ChickenpoxVaricella, MMRV
DiphtheriaDTaP, DT, Td, Tdap, Kinrix, Quadracel, Pentacel, Pediarix
Hib (Haemophilus influenzae type b)Hib, Pentacel
Hepatitis AHepA
Hepatitis BHepB, Pediarix
Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)HPV
Influenza (Flu)Flu
Meningococcal MenACWY, MenB
MeaslesMMR, MMRV
MumpsMMR, MMRV
Pertussis (Whooping Cough)DTaP, Tdap, Kinrix, Quadracel, Pentacel, Pediarix
PolioIPV, Pentacel, Pediarix
PneumococcalPCV13, PPSV23
RotavirusRV
RubellaMMR, MMRV
TetanusDTaP, DT, Td, Tdap, Kinrix, Quadracel, Pentacel, Pediarix

About the Vaccines

  • DTaP and Tdap combine protection against diptheria, tetanus, and pertussis.
  • DT and Td combine protection against diptheria and tetanus.
  • MMR combines protection against measles, mumps, and rubella.
  • MMRV is a combination vaccine containing MMR and varicella.
  • Kinrix and Quadracel are combination vaccines containing DTap and IPV.
  • Pentracel is a combination vaccine containing DTaP, IPV, and Hib.
  • Pediarix is a combination vaccine containing DTaP, IPV, and HepB.