Richmond vaccines for those aged 90 and over, as well as Indigenous peoples aged 65 and above and Elders, will begin March 15.
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Richmond COVID-19 vaccination clinics revealed
Published 11:39 PST, Mon March 8, 2021
The East Richmond Community Hall, Jackson Lam Adult Day Centre/Austin Harris Assisted Living, and River Rock Casino Resort show theatre will be the locations of COVID-19 vaccination clinics in Richmond.
Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) will begin implementing phase 2 of the B.C. Immunization Plan next Monday, March 15 to residents aged 90 and above and Indigenous peoples 65 years of age and older and Elders.
• East Richmond Community Hall (12360 Cambie Rd.)
Hours: March 20-21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.;
March 27-28 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.;
April 10-11 from 10 a.m to 4 p.m.
• Jackson Lam Adult Day Centre/Austin Harris Assisted Living (5411 Moncton St.)
Hours: March 29-30 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.;
April 6 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
• River Rock Casino Resort show theatre (8811 River Rd.)
Hours: March 16-20 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.;
March 23-27 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.;
March 30-April 3 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.;
April 6-10 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Dedicated sites have also been established for Indigenous peoples (First Nations, Métis and Inuit), which will offer services that are culturally safe, with ceremonial plans in place.
Seniors aged 90+ and Indigenous peoples aged 65+ are, effective today (March 8) invited to call VCH’s appointment booking phone line at 1-877-587-5767.
To prepare for your call, please have available a pen and paper, personal health number, full name, date of birth, postal code and phone number.
Visit vch.ca to learn more about VCH’s COVID-19 vaccination rollout.