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GTA COVID-19 Vaccination and Transportation Assistance

COVID-19 Vaccination Information/Management - York Region


Description

Appointments for Mass Vaccination Clinics
  • those 6 months and older living, working or attending school in York Region can book appointments by clicking link on desired location at section called book an appointment
  • 13 and under must have parent/guardian accompany them to give consent or bring signed consent form to appointment
  • walk-in vaccination and pop-up clinics for those 5 years and older, click walk-in and scroll to Walk-in Clinics. Note: walk-ins are temporarily on hold as of September 12 until further notice
  • vaccination for children 6 months-5 years, and boosters for children 5-11 years by appointment only

COVID Vaccine Clinics for Child Care/Education Staff: www.fhvax.com/


GO-VAXX Mobile Vaccination Clinics/Mobile Indoor Vaccine Clinics
  • GO-VAXX and mobile indoor clinics walk-in or by appointment; appointments via province's vaccine portal or call 1-833-943-3900.
  • vaccinates 5 years and up, including boosters and bivalent vaccine for those eligible
  • for GO-VAXX stops and mobile indoor vaccine clinic schedule: www.ontario.ca/page/go-vaxx-bus-schedule

Vaccination in Pharmacies

Ontario Health Card or other government issued identification required, click vaccine locations.


Vaccination of Children 6 Months - 4 Years
  • parents can book appointments for COVID vaccine for children 6 months to under 5 years
  • recommended interval between the first and second shot is 8 weeks, and minimum interval is 4 weeks
  • vaccination for this age group is by appointment only, click www.york.ca/health/covid-19/covid-19-vaccination-clinics and scroll to Make an Appointment
  • children 6 months to under 5 years can be vaccinated at participating pharmacies; select location with Paediatric Moderna under Filter Locations

Vaccination of Children 5-11 Years
  • 5-11 years may be vaccinated at mass vaccination clinics. Book appointment or walk-in
  • certain pharmacies can vaccinate children 5-11 years. Click pharmacies and select Paediatric Pfizer as Vaccine Type under Filter Locations.
  • some family doctors, paediatricians and family health teams have vaccine clinics for their patients 5-11 years and will inform patients directly.

Third, Fourth, Fifth, Booster and Bivalent Vaccine Doses
In-Home Vaccination Request

Those who have physical, mental, or other needs and find it difficult to leave their home may qualify for in-home vaccination. Call Access York at 1-877-464-9675 to confirm eligibility.


Novavax and Janssen Vaccines
  • there are monthly clinics for Novavax and Janssen, which are non mRNA vaccines
  • those who wish Janssen vaccine need to bring a doctor's letter indicating that they cannot have mRNA vaccines or Novavax
  • book appointment - appointments open 10 days before each clinic
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
October 5, 2022
Address
No Physical Location
Vaughan, ON
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Hours of Operation
Hours vary by location
Service Area(s)
York Region