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Nova Scotia Health Vaccine Outreach Clinics offering drop-ins for Pfizer in Central Zone
Nova Scotia Health’s COVID-19 vaccine outreach clinics will be offering drop-ins for the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine in Central Zone to help support vaccine accessibility for residents and nearby community members.
The clinics are open to anyone age 12+ for their first or second dose at the following locations, at the following times:
Nova Scotia Community College IT Campus – Crossroads Area (5685 Leeds St, Halifax)
Wednesday, Nov. 24 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
This clinic is intended for NSCC students, faculty and staff. However, no one will be turned away.
Mount Saint Vincent University – Multi Purpose Room, Rosaria Student Centre 85 Seton Road)
Thursday, Nov. 25 from 1 to 3 p.m.
This clinic is intended for MSVU students, faculty and staff. However, no one will be turned away.
Mulgrave Park Caring and Learning Centre (57 Jarvis Lane, Halifax)
Friday, Nov. 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Family SOS (4 Cranberry Court, Halifax)
Thursday, Dec. 2 from noon to 4 p.m.
North Grove (140-6 Primrose St, Dartmouth)
Friday, Dec. 3 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Dartmouth North Public Library (105 Highfield Park Dr., Dartmouth)
Tuesday, Dec. 7 from 3 to 7 p.m.
YMCA Centre for Immigrant Programs (104-7071 Bayers Rd, Halifax)
Friday, Dec. 10 from 3 to 7 p.m.
*The National Advisory Committee on Immunization says eight weeks between a first and second dose of COVID-19 vaccine is optimal. Four weeks (28 days) is the minimum time between doses.
Community members will be asked to provide their health card number (if they have one) and ID at the vaccine clinic.
For those with mobility challenges, special needs, and/or have significant anxiety about needles, please notify clinic team members on site. Having this information helps the clinic team better offer support.
All eligible Nova Scotians are encouraged to get vaccinated against COVID-19 as soon as possible.
For a list of other drop-in vaccine clinics available across the province, please visit https://www.nshealth.ca/drop-in-vaccine-clinics.
Up-to-date information around COVID-19 cases and resources can be found at www.novascotia.ca/coronavirus