PRESS RELEASE – For Immediate Release
Meriden COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics Offered
During the week of June 7, 2021 there will be 2 COVID-9 vaccination clinics in Meriden. The general public are welcome to attend.
- Hartford Healthcare will be at the Augusta Curtis Cultural Center, 175 E. Main Street, on Monday, June 7, 2021 from 3:00-6:00pm for a second and first dose clinic. Walk-ins for first dose are welcome from 4:00-6:00pm. Both Pfizer and Johnson and Johnson will be offered. Those under the age of 18 will need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian and that parent/guardian should bring an ID with them. Second doses will be scheduled during the first dose appointment.
- The Meriden Department of Health and Human Services will be offering a COVID-19 clinic on Thursday, June 10 from 3:00-6:00pm at the Meriden Senior Center, 22 West Main Street. Parking is available on Hanover Street (rear of building). Both the Moderna and Pfizer vaccines will be offered. Those under the age of 18 will need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Please call 203-630-4221 to make an appointment; walk-ins will also be welcome. Second dose will be July 8.
Meriden residents are highly encouraged to get the COVID-19 vaccination. As of Thursday, May 27, 42.5% of residents are fully vaccinated. Those who are fully vaccinated (which is 14 days or 2 weeks after their last dose of COVID vaccination) can resume activities without wearing masks or physically distancing, except where required by federal, state, local, tribal, or territorial laws, rules and regulations, including local business and workplace guidance.
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