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!
“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.”
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.
November 19, 2021 |The Chickahominy Health District will be hosting a free community COVID-19 vaccine and booster clinic in Ashland on Monday, Nov. 22. A release from the health district states that event will take place from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the former Food Lion in the Ashland Junction Shopping Center at 135 Junction Drive.
November 19, 2021 | The Richmond City Health District is holding a free COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Saturday for anyone age 5 and up. It’s happening from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at George Wythe High School. Appointments for the event are not required. You can make an appointment if you wish, using the Virginia Department of Health’s website or calling (804) 205-3501.
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%.