Upcoming COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics in the Coast of Bays area January 17-27

January 17, 2022


Central Health would like to advise the public of upcoming COVID-19 vaccination clinics in the Coast of Bays area. These clinics are open to individuals seeking their first, second or booster dose and have not booked a vaccination appointment. This clinic is for individuals 18 and older.


Individuals who had Moderna, Pfizer, or AZ as a first dose can avail of walk-in vaccinations providing that their first dose was given at least 28 days prior.


The COVID-19 vaccination clinics will take place at:


Location: Conne River - Community Centre Gym (Old School)

Date: Thursday, January 20 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Book online or call (709) 822-2710



Location: Harbour Breton – HB Lions Club

Date: Tuesday, January 18 | 12:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Wednesday, January 26 | 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

Thursday, January 27 | 10:30 am – 2:30 pm

Book online or call 1-833-961-3749



Location: St. Alban’s –Lions Club

Date: Monday, January 24 | 12:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Book online or call 1-833-961-3749



Eligibility:

  • Must not have symptoms

  • Eligible for first, second, or booster dose (last dose was 22 weeks ago) – received their last dose on, or before, August 16th, 2021.

Please bring your MCP Card with you. It is also advised you wear a mask and short sleeves.


The National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) recommends those aged 18 to 29 years receive the Pfizer vaccine over Moderna, as a booster.


COVID-19 booster doses of the Moderna Vaccine are available for all individuals ages 30 years and older when at least 22 weeks has passed since completion of their primary series. As an example, if you received your second dose on August 16th, 2021, you can book your booster dose on or after January 15th, 2022.


You should not take part in a walk-in clinic or schedule an appointment for a vaccine if you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19. Instead, complete a COVID-19 Assessment and referral by clicking here.


While waiting for your opportunity for vaccination, and after vaccination, it is important for everyone to continue to follow public health guidance to protect yourself, your loved ones, and your communities including:

  • Wearing a mask in public

  • Washing your hands frequently

  • Respecting public health guidance on gatherings, travel and quarantine

  • Completing the online self-assessment at https://www.811healthline.ca/ or calling 811 if you are experiencing one or more symptoms of COVID-19 to arrange testing.


Central Health will continue to communicate as additional vaccine information becomes available and more clinics are set up. For more information on COVID-19 vaccines, please visit Health Canada. For up-to-date information on the COVID-19 pandemic, please visit http://www.gov.nl.ca/covid-19


Thank you for your patience and cooperation.


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Gayle St. Croix

Director of Communications and Government Relations

Gayle.StCroix@centralhealth.nl.ca




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