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 - Durham Region
- 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
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Gradual Closure of Mass Vaccination Clinics: most mass vaccination clinics closed and have been replaced by mobile or pop-up clinics; see Region of Durham website for updates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
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
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
- 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
- English, Interpretation services may be available depending on location
- 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
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- Agency Information
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- Last Updated On
- September 2, 2021
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- Hours of Operation
- Hours vary by location
- Service Area(s)
- Durham Region