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Public Health providing COVID-19 and influenza immunization and COVID-19 testing

Public Health supports access to COVID-19 and influenza immunization, as well as COVID-19 testing across the province. To help ensure all Nova Scotians have access to these important services, we will be holding testing and immunization clinics next week. 

All upcoming clinics can be found online at www.nshealth.ca/PHMU.

COVID-19 testing clinics provide on-site PCR testing and give out rapid test kits. Unless otherwise noted, drop-ins and booked appointments are welcome. If you’d like to book an appointment, visit www.nshealth.ca/coronavirustesting or call 1-833-797-7772.

Immunization clinics offer COVID-19, influenza, and high-dose flu vaccines for those aged 65 and over, unless otherwise noted. Please see specific details in the listings below. To book an appointment, visit novascotia.ca/vaccination or call 1-833-797-7772. 

Learn more about these vaccines and eligibility: 

 

Upcoming COVID-19 and Influenza Clinics:

Central Zone

Sackville Legion 
45 Sackville Cross Rd., Lower Sackville
Monday, Oct. 30 from noon - 6 p.m.
Vaccines offered:

  • COVID-19 Moderna XBB.1.5 (age six months+)
  • Influenza Quadrivalent (ages six months - 64 years)
  • High-Dose influenza (age 65+)

Booked appointments encouraged; limited drop-in appointments may be available.
COVID-19 rapid test kits available.

Eastern Zone

Mabou Parish Hall 
11538 NS Trunk 19, Mabou
Monday, Oct. 30 from 12:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Vaccines offered:

  • COVID-19 Moderna XBB.1.5 (age six months+)
  • Influenza Quadrivalent (ages six months - 64 years)
  • High-Dose influenza (age 65+)

Booked appointments encouraged; limited drop-in appointments may be available.
COVID-19 rapid test kits available.

Northern Zone

NSCC Truro
36 Arthur St., Truro
Tuesday, Oct. 31 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Vaccines offered:

  • COVID-19 Moderna XBB.1.5 (ages six months and over)
  • Influenza Quadrivalent (ages six months - 64 years)
  • High-Dose influenza (age 65 and over)

Drop in only. Booked appointments not available.
COVID-19 rapid test kits available.

Dr. Carson & Marion Murray Community Centre
6 Main St., Springhill, Nova Scotia
Tuesday, Oct. 31 from 12:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Vaccines offered:

  • COVID-19 Moderna XBB.1.5 (age six months+)
  • Influenza Quadrivalent (ages six months - 64 years)
  • High-Dose influenza (age 65+)

Booked appointments encouraged; limited drop-in appointments may be available.
COVID-19 rapid test kits available.

Dalhousie University Agricultural Campus
135 College Rd., Bible Hill
Wednesday, Nov. 1 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Vaccines offered:

  • COVID-19 Moderna XBB.1.5 (ages six months and over)
  • Influenza Quadrivalent (ages six months - 64 years)
  • High-Dose influenza (age 65 and over)

Drop in only. Booked appointments not available.
COVID-19 rapid test kits available.

Western Zone

Bridgetown Fire Hall
31 Bay Rd., Bridgetown
Tuesday, Oct. 31 from 12:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Vaccines offered:

  • COVID-19 Moderna XBB.1.5 (age six months+)
  • Influenza Quadrivalent (ages six months - 64 years)
  • High-Dose influenza (age 65+)

Booked appointments encouraged; limited drop-in appointments may be available.
COVID-19 rapid test kits available.

Mahone Bay Centre
45 School St., Mahone Bay
Wednesday, Nov. 1 from 1 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Vaccines offered:

  • COVID-19 Moderna XBB.1.5 (age six months+)
  • Influenza Quadrivalent (ages six months - 64 years)
  • High-Dose influenza (age 65+)

Booked appointments encouraged; limited drop-in appointments may be available.
COVID-19 rapid test kits available.

Annapolis Royal Fire Department
5 Saint Anthony St., Annapolis Royal
Wednesday, Nov. 1 
Booked appointments: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Walk ins: 2 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Offering Moderna COVID-19 vaccine (ages six months+)

New Ross Royal Canadian Legion
64 Forties Rd., New Ross
Thursday, Nov. 2 
Booked appointments: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Walk ins: 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Offering Moderna COVID-19 vaccine (ages six months+)

Upcoming COVID-19 Testing Clinics

Central Zone

Cobequid Community Health Centre
40 Freer Ln., Lower Sackville
Saturday, Oct. 28 and Sunday, Oct. 29 from 9 a.m. - 4:20 p.m.
Drop in to pick up rapid tests. Booked appointments and PCR tests not available.
Mobile Primary Care clinic also on site.

Mic Mac Mall
21 Micmac Blvd., Dartmouth
Tuesday, Oct. 31 from 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Drop in to pick up rapid tests. Booked appointments and PCR tests not available.

Eastern Zone

Mayflower Mall
800 Grand Lake Rd., Sydney 
Tuesday, Oct. 31 from 10:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Drop in to pick up rapid tests. Booked appointments and PCR tests not available.

Please note:

  • Vaccines and testing are free to all who meet eligibility requirements.
  • Please bring your health card if you have one.
  • Immunization and testing clinics are health care environments. Masks are required and will be offered upon entry to the clinic. 
  • Please dress accordingly, as you may have to wait in line outside.
  • Clinics may be cancelled due to inclement weather.
  • COVID-19 rapid test kits will also be available at most immunization clinics.

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 Do you have a COVID-19 symptom? Get tested right away! Early detection is key to being considered for COVID-19 medication. Please complete the Report and Support form when you book a PCR test or have a positive rapid test.

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