November 24, 2022 – It is advised that all residents in the general population 6 months of age and older receive their COVID-19 vaccine. Vaccines are safe, effective and the best way to protect you and those around you from serious illnesses like COVID-19. NACI currently recommends that children 5 years of age and older can receive COVID-19 vaccines and non-COVID-19 vaccines, including the influenza vaccine, concurrently.

Click here to visit Ontario’s COVID-19 Booster dose eligibility checker.

Vérificateur d’éligibilité à la dose de rappel.

Renfrew County and District COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Schedules

Anyone 6 months of age and older is now eligible to receive a first and second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. It is recommended that all individuals, including children ages 6 months and older, wait at least 8 weeks (56 days) between their first and second dose.

Residents 12 years of age and older can receive the bivalent booster dose at a recommended interval of six months (168 days) after a previous COVID-19 vaccine. A bivalent booster dose can be provided at a minimum of three months (84 days) after a previous dose, with informed consent (on or before Aug 28, 2022).

Eligible residents (5+) will be able to receive their first booster dose at a minimum of three months (with informed consent) after receiving their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, as long as that day was on or before Aug 28, 2022.

RCD COVID-19 & Flu Vaccine Clinic Schedule – November 14 – November 30

To access your COVID-19 vaccination receipts visit:

— https://covid19.ontariohealth.ca/ or call the Provincial Vaccine Contact Centre at 1-833-943-3900 

Renfrew County and District COVID-19 Pharmacy Vaccination Locations

To find the closest pharmacy to get your first or second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, click this link. Call the pharmacy ahead of time if you plan to get vaccinated there as vaccine supply varies and appointments may be required. To see which local pharmacies are offering the pediatric Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for children, click this link.

Local Transportation Options

Residents who require assistance getting to a COVID-19 vaccination clinic can visit this poster to see what local options are available.

Source: RCDHU – Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Vaccine Rollout – November 24, 2022