Nova Scotia Health offering drop-in vaccine clinics in Eastern Zone this week

Nova Scotia Health’s COVID-19 vaccine outreach clinics will be offering drop-ins for the Pfizer vaccine in Sydney and Antigonish this week to help support vaccine accessibility for Nova Scotians.

The clinics are open to anyone age 12+ for their first or second dose* at the following locations, at the following times:

Canada Games Complex (1250 Grand Lake Road, Sydney)
Tuesday, Oct. 19 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Friday, Oct 22 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Drop-in only

Kids First Antigonish (83 Kirk Street, Antigonish)
Thursday, Oct. 21 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Drop-in 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 (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