Public Notice – January 28, 2021
Labrador-Grenfell Health is advising the public that the implementation of the COVID-19 vaccine program will continue with elderly persons across the region. The Moderna COVID-19 vaccine will be available to individuals 75 years of age or older in communities throughout Labrador Central, Labrador West and the Northern Peninsula beginning February 8, 2021. The vaccine will be administered by the public health vaccination teams on location.
Beginning Monday, February 8th.
Happy Valley- Goose Bay, Labrador West, Churchill Fall’s, St. Anthony, Roddickton, Flower’s Cove.
To Book an Appointment
From February 1 to February 5, individuals may call (709) 454-6268 to book an appointment at their local Public Health Department. After February 5, individuals may call their local Public Health Department. It is important for patients to be available to receive their second dose in 28 days.
February 1- 5
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. NST
7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. AST
After February 5
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Labrador-Grenfell Health is following provincial and national guidance on COVID-19 vaccination for priority populations. More information regarding continued implementation will be shared in the coming weeks. While waiting for your opportunity for vaccination, and after vaccination, it is important for everyone to continue to follow public health guidance to protect yourself, your loved ones, and your communities.
- This includes:
Wearing a mask and keeping 2 metres distance;
- Washing your hands frequently;
- Respecting public health guidance on gatherings, travel and quarantine.
- Staying home and calling 8-11 if you feel sick;
Labrador-Grenfell Health will continue to communicate as additional vaccine information becomes available.
Please check our website at www.lghealth.ca/vaccine to stay up-to-date.
For more information on COVID-19 vaccines, please visit Health Canada. For up-to-date information around the COVID-19 pandemic, please visit www.gov.nl.ca/covid-19.