NOTE: Services will likely be impacted in response to COVID-19. Please contact any service prior to visiting in person.

GTA COVID Vaccination and Transportation Assistance

COVID-19 Vaccination Information/Management - Peel Region


Description
Vax Van Mobile Clinic at Gore Meadows, Community Centre and Library - Friday, September 24 and Saturday, September 25

Mobile vaccination clinic for first or second doses at Gore Meadows Community Centre and Library at 10150 The Gore Rd, Brampton on September 24 from 11 am-5 pm, and September 25 from 10 am-4 pm. Those born in 2009 and earlier who need first or second doses are welcome.

GO-VAXX Bus Clinic at Bolton Fair, Sunday, September 26

Walk-in vaccination at the Bolton Fairgrounds, 150 Queen St S in Bolton from 10 am-3 pm. Those born in 2009 and earlier who need first or second doses are welcome.



Peel Region's Community Vaccination Clinics

Community vaccination clinics in Peel to all born in 2009 or earlier living in Peel Region.

Peel Region uses the provincial booking system. Those younger than 18 can only receive Pfizer. Call 1-833-943-3900 or click book appointment 

Pop Up Clinics: Peel Region lists some pop up clinics. Please read eligibility carefully, click pop up clinics

Vaccine Hunters: Also list pop-up and walk in vaccination locations, click vaccinehunters.ca/oncentral

School Vaccine Clinics: Mobile clinics in schools are open to all born in 2009 or earlier, click school clinics

Homebound Residents: Those who cannot leave their homes can pre-register for an in-home COVID-19 vaccination by filling out online form. Once form is done, they will be contacted to complete pre-registration. 

Upcoming Closures: The Paramount Fine Foods Clinic will cease operations as of September 26, and will stop accepting walk-ins at 6 pm on September 25. The Save Max Sports Centre Clinic will temporarily close on September 30 and will stop taking walk-ins on September 29 at 6 pm.


Third Doses

Third doses of vaccine are available to:
  • those living in long term care homes, high risk retirement homes identified by the province and elder care lodges
  • transplant recipients
  • Individuals receiving active treatment (chemotherapy, targeted therapies, immunotherapy) for solid tumour or hematologic malignancy
  • individuals receiving chimeric antigen receptor (CAR)-T-cell therapy
  • individuals with moderate to severe primary immunodeficiency (e.g., DiGeorge syndrome, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome)
  • individuals with Stage 3 or advanced untreated HIV infection and those with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
  • individuals undergoing active treatment with the following categories of immunosuppressive therapies: anti-B cell therapies (monoclonal antibodies targeting CD19, CD20 and CD22), high-dose systemic corticosteroids, alkylating agents, antimetabolites, or tumor-necrosis factor (TNF) inhibitors and other biologic agents that are significantly immunosuppressive.
If eligible for third dose, a referral form will be filled out by the health care provider. This form can be taken to a participating pharmacy or to clinics at 10 Peel Centre Drive in Brampton or at 7120 Hurontario Street in Mississauga. A third dose can be given from 1 pm-8 pm, no appointment needed. Only those individuals listed above are eligible for third doses.


Vaccination in Primary Care/Physician Offices 

Vaccine has been given to certain primary care clinics and physicians offices in Peel. Click to find list of primary care providers offering vaccination in Peel, peelregion.ca/coronavirus/vaccine/book-appointment/care-providers/


Vaccination in Pharmacies

Select pharmacies in Peel will also be offering Pfizer to those 12 years by the end of 2021 and older or Moderna to those 18 and older.  A health card or other government issued identification is needed.

To receive Pfizer, people must be 12 years by the end of 2021. To find a participating pharmacy, click vaccine locations Those 12-17 years should only choose a location offering Pfizer. 


Cancelling Appointments Made with Ontario Vaccination Booking System (some appointments at mass vaccination clinics)
  • online - find confirmation email from appointment booking and follow instructions in email; original appointment for second dose automatically cancelled when second dose is re-scheduled if both appointments were made using Ontario system
  • telephone - call Ontario Vaccination Appointment Booking at 1-833-943-3900 
Cancelling Appointments Made with Peel Vaccination System (some appointments at mass vaccination clinics)
  • these appointments are for health care workers, adult home care recipients, Indigenous adults and their adult household members
  • call 905-791-5202, Mon-Sun 8 am-8 pm or follow instructions in original confirmation email 
Cancelling Appointments at a Pharmacy or Hospital

Each pharmacy and clinic has its own system
  • online - most sites have cancellation information on their website. If confirmation email or text was sent on appointment booking, instructions on cancellation is often contained there.
  • phone - if there is a dedicated phone line for appointments/cancellation, it may be on clinic's website or in confirmation texts/emails. If that is not available, call number at which appointment was booked.

Documenting Vaccinations Received Outside of Ontario

Peel residents who received first doses outside of Ontario should document this with Peel Region Public Health if wanting a second dose in Ontario. They can call the Peel Region Vaccination Booking Line at 905-791-5202, Mon-Sun 8 am-8 pm, to answer questions about their first dose and to book a second dose.

At this time, Peel Region Public Health is not requiring people to document full vaccinations or second doses received outside of Ontario. However, people should keep their documentation of vaccination in case documentation is needed in the future. They can report their vaccinations online by clicking peelregion.ca/coronavirus/vaccine/about/#outside


 
Eligibility
Open to all, but different groups will be immunized during different phases of vaccine roll-out
Application Process
Application varies by location and population group
Languages
English, Interpretation services may be available depending on location
Fees
Free
Documents Required
No Ontario health card required, but other identification such as government-issued identification and proof of residence may be required - ask about or note identification requirements when booking appointment
Accessibility
No physical location
Agency Information
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Last Updated On
September 2, 2021
Address
No Physical Location
Mississauga, ON
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Hours of Operation
Hours vary by location
Service Area(s)
Peel Region