Influenza Self-Assessment Tool


Call 911 right away or take your child to the nearest hospital emergency department if your child has new onset or worsening of the following symptoms:

  • Difficulty breathing / shortness of breath when doing very little or resting
  • Blue lips, cold feet, hands and/ or toes; sudden paleness
  • Extreme lack of energy; limp or unconscious
  • Continuous vomiting or severe diarrhea with signs of dehydration such as dry tongue, dry mouth, decreased peeing (no urine for the past 6-8 hours), or very yellow/ orange urine
  • Stiff neck, sensitive to light
  • Seizures or convulsions
  • Confusion or disorientation

If you don’t have any of these symptoms, then please start the assessment below.


For More Information
For information about flu

Call the ServiceOntario INFOline at 1-877-844-1944
TTY 1-800-387-5559
TTY (Toronto) 416-327-4282
Hours of operation : 8:30am - 5:00pm

To speak with a registered nurse

Visit Telehealth Ontario or call 1-866-797-0000
TTY: 1-866-797-0007
Hours of operation : 24 hours, 7 days a week

To find health care options in your community

Visit or call 1-866-330-6206.

To find a health care provider

If you don’t have a health care provider, you can register for the Health Care Connect program. Visit or call 1-800-445-1822.

Important information about scheduling your flu shots this year.