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Posted on: June 11, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Opportunities and Resources

COVID-19 Vaccine Opportunities and Resources

Everyone in Virginia Age 12 or Older is Eligible for the COVID-19 Vaccine. While Goochland County has ended our weekly vaccination clinics, local and regional opportunities to get vaccinated remain. The latest opportunities are listed below.


Vaccinate Virginia Town Hall, June 24 at 7PM

Tune in to Virginia’s COVID-19 Town Hall on June 24 at 7 p.m. with Juan Conde at 8News. Medical leaders will answer questions about COVID-19 and how to stay safe this summer. Learn more about the town hall: www.wric.com/vaccinate-virginia/.
 
Email your questions before the show to news@wric.com or post them on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram using the hashtag #VaccinateVirginia.

This event will be live broadcast and streaming at: WRIC8 / wric.com

Town Hall Panelists Include:

  • DR. DANNY AVULA
    State Vaccine Coordinator, VDH
  • DR. TAISON BELL
    Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases and Pulmonary/Critical Care, UVA Health
  • RITA MCCLENNY
    President, Virginia Tourism Corporation
  • DR. JOSE MUNOZ
    Professor of Pediatrics and Medical Director of Safety and Quality, VCU Health
  • DR. GLORIA ADDO-AYENSU
    Director of Community Outreach, VDH COVID-19 Taskforce

Learn more about Virginia’s COVID-19 Vaccination Response: https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/covid-19-vaccine/.

VDH-Vaccinate Virginia June 2021 - Townhall Flyer


Vaccine Clinic Opportunities

Goochland Recreation Center & Goochland NAACP Vaccine Clinic – June 24th (4 p.m. – 7 p.m.)

The Goochland Recreation Center and the Goochland NAACP will host a FREE Pfizer Vaccine Clinic in coordination with the Chickahominy Health District on Thursday, June 24th from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., no appointment necessary, no insurance needed.   It is open to adults and children ages 12 – 17, children will need a parent or guardian to accompany them.  If you would like to secure an appointment, please call (804) 365-3240.  The Goochland Recreation Center is located at 2415 Sandy Hook Rd, Goochland, VA 23063.

Goochland Rec Center - COVID19 Pfizer Clinic flyer 6-24-2021

Goochland Rec Center - COVID19 Pfizer Clinic - Spanish flyer - 6-24-2021

Local COVID-19 Vaccine Resources

Dawson’s Pharmacy & Goochland Pharmacy

Locally residents can get vaccinated at Dawson’s Pharmacy or Goochland Pharmacy, both of which are located in the Courthouse Village.  Appointments are required and can easily be scheduled via the phone numbers below.

Dawson's Pharmacy
(804) 556-3311
2728 Fairground Rd
Goochland, VA 23063

Goochland Pharmacy
(804) 556-3607

1954 Sandy Hook Rd       Goochland, VA 23063

https://www.goochlandpharmacy.com/


Regional and Statewide COVID-19 Vaccine Resources

Vaccinate Virginia - Call Text Visit

877-VAX-IN-VA (877-829-4682) & Vaccinate.Virginia.gov

Residents can also call 877-VAX-IN-VA (877-829-4682), text their Zip Code to GETVAX (438829),  or visit https://vaccinate.virginia.gov/ to find COVID-19 vaccine locations.  The call center is available six days a week, Monday through Saturday, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.


 Vaccines.gov 

 Vaccines.gov helps you find locations that carry COVID-19 vaccines and their contact information.  Because every location handles appointments differently, you will need to schedule your appointment directly with the location you choose.  Grocery stores, pharmacies, doctors' offices, and medical facilities are now offering COVID-19 vaccines.  To get started finding a location, visit https://www.vaccines.gov/ today.


For questions about COVID-19 or more information please visit https://www.vdh.virginia.gov, https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/covid-19-faq/, and https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/chickahominy/.

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