The El Paso Fire Department and the El Paso Health Department are providing free flu and pneumonia vaccines for seniors on October 11th at Fire Station 17, located at 8803 Alameda from 8 -11 a.m.

Eligible seniors can receive free flu and pneumonia vaccines, screening kit for colorectal cancer and a basic health screening. Residents of El Paso and Hudspeth Counties who are 50 years of age or older and either are on Medicaid or are not insured qualify for the free services. For more information, citizens are encouraged to call 3-1-1 or visit the El Paso Health website.