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Posted on: August 5, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Norfolk Health Department Offers Free COVID-19 Vaccines on Friday, August 6, 2021

(NORFOLK, Va.– The Norfolk Department of Public Health is offering free COVID-19 vaccines on Friday, Aug. 6 from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at St. Paul’s Church of God in Christ Community Hall, at 1615 Isaac Street, in Norfolk.

Moderna and Johnson & Johnson are available for individuals 18 and up.   Pfizer is available for individuals ages 12 and up. No appointments are needed and walk ups are welcomed. A parent or guardian must accompany anyone under 18.

“As new variants emerge, vaccination remains the most important public health action to end the COVID-19 pandemic, said Dr. Parham Jaberi, acting district health director for Norfolk. “The best way to stop variants from developing in the first place is to stop the spread of the virus.

Individuals coming for a second vaccine dose should bring their COVID-19 vaccination record card. If you have misplaced or lost your card, please visit: or call 804-864-8055 to request a new record.

New CDC guidelines recommend continuing to wear a mask correctly, stay at least six feet from others outside of your household, avoid crowds and poorly ventilated spaces, and wash your hands often.

To find a vaccination site near you, please visit or Learn more about the COVID-19 vaccine, its safety and answers to frequently asked questions at VDH’s website and CDC’s website.