Measles Catch up for Students in Grades 10 to 12
Watch for immunization consent packages for students in grades 10 to 12 who are unimmunized or under immunized for Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR). Please discuss the information in the consent package and involve your child in the decision to provide consent to immunization.
a child may be immunized with the consent of a parent/guardian or
representative, a student in grade 9 or older can make an informed
decision regarding immunization regardless of parental consent or
refusal. This is referred to as “mature minor consent.”
who are up to date for Measles,
Mumps, Rubella (MMR) will receive a record of immunization. Please
keep this record to provide to your child’s school this fall.
Nations children who receive health services in their communities,
may be able to access immunization records and services at their
Community Health Centers.
For more information:Refer to HealthLinkBC file # 14a “Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR) Vaccine” available at:
Contact the Peninsula Health Unit at 250-544-2400 to discuss further.