All sexually active gay and bisexual men (cis and trans).
Sexual partners of the above.
Immunisation providers who are administering the ACAM2000™ smallpox vaccine.
Laboratory workers who analyse specimens from mpox cases.
Vaccination may also be considered for healthcare workers at higher risk of exposure to patients with mpox, including primary care, sexual health clinics, hospital staff and others, based on local risk assessments. The risk of transmission should be also minimised by usinginfection controlmeasures.
Two doses are required for optimal protection and are provided subcutaneously 28 days apart. The mpox vaccine takes approximately 14 days before it is effective.
Family Clinics specialise in all aspects of Family, Women’s, Men’s Health and have onsite Melbourne Pathology, Dietitian, and Psychology Services as part of its commitment to multidisciplinary healthcare.
Ground Floor 1002-1004 High St, Armadale, VIC 3143
Monday to Friday
8:00am - 6:00pm
9:00am - 12:00pm
Getting Here & Parking
The Number 6 tram stop (Kooyong Rd/High St) is outside our front door.
Armadale Train Station is a 2-minute walk away from the Clinic. Armadale Station is on the Pakenham, Cranbourne and Frankston lines.
The 605 bus stop (High St interchange) is across the street from the Clinic.
There is limited parking on High St, Kooyong Rd and in Morey St behind King’s Arcade. We suggest the free parking at 3 Williams Street, Armadale. Before 9am and after 4:30pm please be aware of the clearway restrictions on High St and Kooyong Rd.