Free food to be handed out at COVID-19 vaccine clinic in Richmond

Free food to be handed out at COVID-19 vaccine clinic in Richmond

November 17, 2021| A walk-up COVID-19 vaccine clinic for all Richmond and Henrico residents ages 5 and up is happening on Wednesday. The clinic will be from 4-6 p.m. at Cardinal Elementary School. First and second doses of the Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson vaccines will be available. And as an added bonus, there will be free Jason’s Deli boxed meals for anyone who gets a shot!

COVID-19 booster shot appointments, walk-ins available in Richmond, Henrico

COVID-19 booster shot appointments, walk-ins available in Richmond, Henrico

“November 22, 2021 | COVID-19 booster shot appointments and walk-ins are now available in Richmond and Henrico.
All adults 18 and older are now eligible to get a booster dose of the COVID-19 vaccine following Friday’s announcement from the FDA and CDC. People who got the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine can get a booster six months after their second dose, while those who got the Johnson & Johnson qualify two months after their first dose.”

COVID-19 booster shot appointments, walk-ins available in Richmond, Henrico

Large turnout for Cardinal Elementary School COVID-19 vaccine clinic

November 17, 2021 | There was a bigger turnout than expected at Cardinal Elementary School in Richmond for a COVID-19 vaccine clinic. Hope Pharmacy offered vaccinations to children ages 5 to 11 years old. Hope Pharmacy is working with Virginia’s Department of Health’s pharmacy program to help offer onsite COVID-19 vaccines at local schools and senior homes. The purpose is to help make ensure vaccination equity.

COVID-19 booster shot appointments, walk-ins available in Richmond, Henrico

COVID-19 vaccine rates double for children 5-11 in Richmond, Henrico

November 18, 2021 | Richmond – Henrico Health District officials say our second pandemic Thanksgiving will be different because of the COVID-19 vaccine. But the push continues to get more shots in the arms of children. The 5 to 11-year-old vaccination rate more than doubled for both Richmond and Henrico. Last week, both were well under the state rate of 6.5%. This week, the rate for the city is 12.2%, and it’s 14.6% for the county. The state’s rate this week is 15%.