Nova Scotia Health Outreach Vaccine Clinics heading to Centreville, Greenwood and Burlington with Pfizer vaccine
Nova Scotia Health's Outreach Vaccine Clinics will be heading to Centreville, Greenwood and Burlington to help support vaccine availability for residents and nearby community members.
The clinics will be providing the Pfizer vaccine to anyone age 12+ for their first or second dose* at the following locations, at the following times:
Island & Barrington Passage Fire Hall (1081 Route 330, Centreville)
Thursday, Aug. 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Drop-in and by appointment
Greenwood Mall (963 Central Avenue, Greenwood)
Friday, Aug. 20 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Burlington Community Hall (2122 Long Point Rd., Burlington)
Tuesday, Aug. 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
*To be eligible for a second dose, it must be 28 days or more since the first dose, or 21 days if the first dose was Pfizer.
Community members are welcome to drop in to any of the above locations, or book their COVID-19 vaccine appointment online for the Centreville location, at https://www.novascotia.ca/vaccination or by phone at 1-833-797-7772 (call from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., 7 days a week).
For those with mobility challenges, special needs, and/or have significant anxiety about needles, please indicate this when booking an appointment, or notify clinic team members on site. Having this information in advance helps the clinic team better prepare to offer support.
Transportation to and from vaccine appointments can be organized through Rural Rides for $5 return. Visit https://ruralrides.ca/ to find the nearest provider. Transportation must be booked at least 24 hours in advance.
Pfizer and Moderna are interchangeable – they are both mRNA vaccines. Regardless of which vaccine an adult has had for their first dose, they can take Pfizer as their second dose. Pfizer is the only vaccine approved for children 12 to 17.
All eligible Nova Scotians are encouraged to get vaccinated against COVID-19 as soon as possible. Up-to-date information around COVID-19 cases and resources can be found www.novascotia.ca/coronavirus