Tuesday, April 20, 2021

C-K residents 80 years of age and older can start receiving the COVID-19 vaccine

The Chatham-Kent Vaccination Team will begin administering the Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to residents of Chatham-Kent 80 years of age and older beginning Saturday, February 27, CK Public Health officials announced on Friday.

“CK Public Health is advising citizens 80 years and older to please call the COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic booking centre starting Saturday, February 27 at 8:30 a.m.,” CK Public Health officials said on social media.

“The vaccination clinic will take place at the John D. Bradley Centre at 565 Richmond Street, Chatham. It is by appointment only and drop-ins are not permitted. Scheduled appointments will begin Saturday February 27 at 9 a.m. with the last appointment at 7:30 p.m.”

Public health officials added: “Pre-registration is required. Appointments can only be booked by calling 519-351-1010.
Due to expected high call volumes initially, it may take multiple attempts to speak with a representative.”

Please do not call your doctor’s office or the Bradley Centre location, CK Public Health officials added.

“The Vaccination Team is continuing to vaccinate the priority population in Phase 1 of Chatham-Kent’s vaccination plan. Family and friends of adults 80 years of age and older are encouraged to support their loved one(s) in pre-registering for an appointment.”

For the latest updates on COVID-19 vaccinations in Chatham-Kent, visit: ckphu.com/covid-19-vaccine

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