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Métis Nation–Saskatchewan helps build community immunity

January 16, 2023 – Don’t give bugs a chance – get your regular, recommended vaccinations today. The Métis Nation–Saskatchewan (MN–S) department of Health supports community immunity and encourages all citizens to protect themselves and others.

If you’re an MN-S citizen, show us your proof of vaccination and you’ll be entered into a draw to win a prize. A total of $12,500 in gift cards will be given away to Métis citizens entered in the weekly draws. The challenge begins here https://forms.gle/Vr7fKmpaJnLqhcbC8  on January 16 and runs until March 31, 2023.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Participants must be a registered Métis citizen or have an eligible in-process application with the Registry that meets the criteria for becoming registered with Métis Nation–Saskatchewan.
  • Participants must be able to provide proof that they reside in Saskatchewan (government-issued photo ID, utility bill, bank statement, etc.)
  • Participants must provide proof of receiving an immunization in the last 12 months.

Recommended shots include, but are not limited to:

  • Flu
  • COVID-19
  • Chicken pox (varicella)
  • Diphtheria,
  • Hepatitis A, hepatitis B,
  • HPV (human papillomavirus)
  • Measles
  • Meningococcal
  • Mumps
  • Pneumococcal
  • Polio
  • Rubella
  • Shingles
  • Tetanus
  • Whooping cough (pertussis)

More information about annual vaccines can be found here.

Some habits are good to have! MN–S encourages citizens of all ages to add recommended vaccinations to your routine. For your health and the health of those around you, remember – a healthy Nation starts with vaccination!

Already have your shots? Enter your name into the weekly draw here: https://forms.gle/Vr7fKmpaJnLqhcbC8

 

 

Métis Nation-Saskatchewan
Suite 201, 208-19th St W, Saskatoon, SK  S7M 5X8   
306-343-8285