Baptist Health Community Outreach is offering free back-to-school immunizations for central Arkansas residents.  Free backpacks filled with school supplies will be handed out to the first 50 kids who receive immunizations at each location.

Parents are asked to bring their child’s shot records as well as proof of health insurance for verification purposes. Vaccinations will be available at the following locations beginning in August:

Jacksonville: Martin Street Youth Center (201 West Martin St.), Monday, Aug. 5 from 3 to 6. p.m.

Little Rock: Mosaic Church of Central Arkansas (6221 Colonel Glenn Road), Tuesday, Aug. 6, from 2 to 4 p.m., Dunbar Community Center (1001 W. 16th St.), Thursday, Aug. 8, from 3 to 6 p.m., Liberty Hill Baptist Church (1215 S. Schiller St.), Monday, Aug. 12, from 3 to 6 p.m.

North Little Rock: New Hope Baptist Church (1821 Edmond St.), Saturday, Aug. 3, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Heaven’s Loft (518 W. 26th St.), Wednesday, Aug. 7, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., North Little Rock Academy (5500 Lynch Drive), Saturday, Aug. 10, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Sherwood: Sylvan Hills United Methodist Church (9921 AR 107), Thursday Aug. 1, from 4 to 7 p.m. (preschool physicals available)

For more information, call Baptist Health at 1-888-BAPTIST or visit