Dartmouth General Hospital's drive-through vaccine clinic open to drop-ins July 31

Nova Scotia Health’s drive-through, community vaccine clinic at Dartmouth General Hospital will be adding drop-in availability as of Saturday, July 31 to allow residents easier access to the COVID-19 vaccine.

 

Any eligible residents and nearby community members (ages 12+) can drop in starting Saturday to receive their first or second dose.

 

Drop-ins will be available on the following dates and times:

 

Dartmouth General Hospital drive-through community vaccine clinic (age 12+)

7 Mount Hope Avenue (behind Dartmouth General Hospital)

Open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Pfizer vaccine will be available from July 31 to August 22

Moderna vaccine will be available from July 31 to August 6

 

Community members are still able to book an appointment for this location if they wish by going online at https://www.novascotia.ca/vaccination or by phone at 1-833-797-7772.

 

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 upon arrival. Having this information in advance helps the clinic team better prepare to offer support.

 

All eligible Nova Scotians are encouraged to get vaccinated against COVID-19 as soon as possible.

 

For more information and a list of other drop-in vaccine clinics across the province visit https://www.nshealth.ca/drop-in-vaccine-clinics

 

Up-to-date information around COVID-19 cases and resources can be found www.novascotia.ca/coronavirus