COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics Closed for Thanksgiving

October 9, 2021 – St. John’s, NL: Eastern Health advises that all COVID-19 vaccine clinics, including walk-in clinics, in the Eastern Health region will be closed on Monday, October 11, 2021, due to the Thanksgiving holiday.

The clinics will reopen on Tuesday, October 12, 2021, following their regular schedules.

Walk-in clinics are available for first and second doses for individuals 12 years and older. Appointments are not required. For the most up-to-date walk-in clinic schedule, please visit: easternhealth.ca/covid19/vaccine/walk-in-clinics/.

Individuals may continue to book appointments throughout the Eastern Health region by visiting www.gov.nl.ca/covid-19/vaccine/gettheshot/. The public is reminded that they should not schedule an appointment for a vaccine if they are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19. Instead, complete a COVID-19 Assessment by clicking here.

In keeping with public health guidance to reduce the number of contacts wherever possible, patients are asked to carefully consider the necessity of an attendee when visiting these areas. For more information, please visit the “Visiting during the COVID-19 pandemic” webpage via easternhealth.ca/covid19/visiting-during-the-covid-19-pandemic/.

For more information on COVID-19 vaccines, please visit Health Canada or the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador’s vaccine information sheet found at https://www.gov.nl.ca/covid-19/vaccine/files/COVID-19-Vaccine-Information-Sheet-May-3.pdf.

Clinic locations throughout the region can be found on Eastern Health’s website at easternhealth.ca/covid19/vaccine/.

For up-to-date information on the COVID-19 pandemic, please visit www.gov.nl.ca/covid-19.

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