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GTA COVID Vaccination and Transportation Assistance

COVID-19 Vaccination Information/Management - Durham Region


Description
Pop-Up Clinic at Oshawa Centre - Tuesday, September 28 

Walk-in vaccination for first or second doses for any Durham Region resident born in 2009 or earlier. Clinic located at the Oshawa Centre, 419 King St. W, Oshawa, in the northwest corner of the parking lot and will be open 1 pm-6 pm. Pfizer and Moderna available.


Visit Durham Region's website to see who is eligible to receive the vaccine

Appointments

Bookings open for vaccinations, for those turning 12 years by the end of 2021 and older. For appointments call 1-888-444-5113 or for online booking, click book appointment

Walk in vaccination available at mass vaccination clinics; for more information and hours www.durham.ca/en/health-and-wellness/covid-19-vaccines.aspx#Pop-UpClinics

Pop Up Clinics and Walk-In Vaccination: listed daily by Vaccine Hunters, click vaccinehunters.ca/oncentral

Stand By List: Those eligible for first or second dose can click stand by list

Gradual Closure of Mass Vaccination Clinics: most mass vaccination clinics closed and have been replaced by mobile or pop-up clinics; see Region of Durham website for updates

Vaccinations for Home-Bound Individuals

Those 18 and older who are not able to leave their homes and who consent, can be vaccinated at home. Click homebound mobile immunization or email RDPShomeboundCOVIDVaccine@durham.ca

Third Doses

Those who are eligible for third doses as of August 31 are:
  • those living in long-term care homes, higher risk licensed retirement homes and First Nation elder care lodges - public health is working directly with these facilities to vaccinate residents
  • those with hematological cancers in active treatment
  • those receiving anti-CD20 agents such as rituximab, ocrelizumab or ofatumumab
  • transplant recipients
Those eligible (other than residents of facilities above) must be referred by their most responsible care provider (such as specialist or specialty clinic) to Lakeridge Health (referral form on Lakeridge Health's website). Patient will be contacted and given appointment for third dose. No walk-ins.


Vaccination in Pharmacies

Select pharmacies in Durham offer Moderna to those 18 and older or Pfizer to those born in 2009 and earlier. Client must have health card or other government issued identification.

To find a participating pharmacy, click vaccine locations Those between the ages of 12-17 should only book with locations offering Pfizer. 


Cancelling Appointments with Durham Mass Vaccination Clinics

Cancel appointment by using the cancel link in confirmation email or calling 1-888-444-5113.

Cancelling Appointments at a Pharmacy 

Each pharmacy 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 are often contained.
  • phone - if there is a dedicated phone line for appointments/cancellation, it may be on website or in confirmation texts/emails. If that is not available, call number at which appointment was booked.

Reporting Vaccinations Received Outside of Ontario

Call Durham Health Connection at 905-668-2020 or 1-800-841-2729.


Vaccinations for People who are Street-Engaged

Back Door Mission - Mission United at 66 Simcoe St S is giving vaccinations by appointment Tuesday and Thursday mornings - call 905-728-4664 or visit clinic/coordinator for appointment
 
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
Oshawa, ON
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Hours of Operation
Hours vary by location
Service Area(s)
Durham Region