Nova Scotia Health Vaccine Outreach offering drop-in clinics in Amherst, Truro and Springhill

Nova Scotia Health’s COVID-19 Vaccine Outreach will be offering drop-in clinics in Amherst, Truro and Springhill in the coming week to help support vaccine accessibility for residents and nearby community members.

The clinics will be open to drop-ins for the Pfizer vaccine to anyone age 12+ for their first or second dose* at the following locations, at the following times:

Amherst Stadium
185 Church Street, Amherst
Monday, September 20 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Drop-ins only

Truro NSCC (Forrester Hall)
36 Arthur St., Truro
Tuesday, September 21 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Drop-ins only

Springhill Fire Hall
5 Main St., Springhill
Wednesday, September 22 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Drop-ins only

*To be eligible for a second dose, it must be 28 days or more since the first dose, or 21 days or more if the first dose was Pfizer.

Community members will be asked to provide their health card number 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