March 24, 2022
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Piedmont Health District Offers COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics in Nottoway, Buckingham Counties
FARMVILLE, Va. – The Piedmont Health District will offer two free COVID-19 vaccination clinics next week in Nottoway and Buckingham counties. The clinics will offer first, second, additional primary and booster doses of the COVID-19 vaccines at no cost to the public. These clinics will be held outdoors so please dress appropriately for the weather.
The details of the clinics are:
Friday, April 1 3 to 6:30 p.m. Crenshaw United Methodist Church, 200 Church St., Blackstone *Rescheduled from March 23*
Saturday, April 2 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hanes Chapel United Methodist Church, 1171 Copper Mine Road, Dillwyn
Walk-ins are welcome, but to make an appointment, visit vase.vdh.virginia.gov/ or call 1-877-VAX-IN-VA (877-829-4682, TTY users call 7-1-1). English- and Spanish-speaking operators are available. Translation services are also available in more than 100 languages. Individuals with an appointment should arrive no earlier than 20 minutes prior to the appointment time.
The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is available for anyone 5 and older. A parent or guardian must accompany anyone under 18. The Moderna vaccine is available for anyone 18 and older.
The Pfizer BioNTech booster vaccine can be obtained by anyone 12 and older at least five months from the date of their second mRNA (Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna) COVID-19 vaccine or at least two months from the date of their Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine.
The Moderna booster vaccine can be obtained by anyone 18 and older at least five months from the date of their second mRNA (Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna) COVID-19 vaccine or at least two months from the date of their Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine.
If you are coming for your second, third or booster dose, please bring your vaccine card to confirm the date and type of vaccine you received in previous doses. To get a copy of your vaccine record with QR code, visit the Vaccination Record Request Portal.
Learn more about the COVID-19 vaccine, its safety and answers to frequently asked questions at VDH’s website and CDC’s website.
For more information on vaccination clinics and other events in the Piedmont Health District, please follow the health district on Twitter at @PiedmontVDH.
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