News Flash Home
The original item was published from 10/7/2021 1:18:09 PM to 10/11/2021 12:00:08 AM.

News Flash

News, Home page

Posted on: October 7, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Norfolk Health Department Offers Free COVID-19 Vaccinations, Testing

Norfolk Health Department Offers Free COVID-19 Vaccinations, Testing at Shiloh Baptist Church Community Service Day

NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk Department of Public Health is pleased to offer FREE COVID-19 vaccinations and testing on Saturday, Oct. 9 at the Shiloh Baptist Church Community Service Day located at 745 Park Avenue, Norfolk.

“We are grateful for our strong community partnership with Shiloh Baptist Church,” said Dr. Parham Jaberi, acting health director for Norfolk and Portsmouth Health Departments. “Vaccination remains the best way to end this pandemic and testing is a crucial component to our mitigation strategy to help keep our communities safe.”

FREE COVID-19 VACCINATIONS

  • Vaccinations available from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
  • Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine (first and second dose) for anyone 12 and older
  • Those under the age of 18 will need to have a parent or guardian accompany them in order to receive the COVID-19 vaccine
  • No appointment is needed and walkups are welcome

FREE COVID-19 TESTING

  • Testing available from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. for ages 3 and up
  • Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian
  • No appointment is needed and walkups are welcome
  • PCR testing only. Rapid testing is not available

CDC guidelines recommend continuing to wear a mask correctly, staying at least six feet from others outside of your household, avoiding poorly ventilated spaces, and washing your hands often.

For any questions, please contact the Norfolk COVID-19 hotline: (757)-683-2745.


Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in News, Home page

Give an Animal a Home for The Holidays

Posted on: November 22, 2021

Five Points Resurfacing Project

Posted on: November 8, 2021

No Fares on Election Day

Posted on: October 26, 2021

Five Points Resurfacing Project

Posted on: October 26, 2021

New Operating Hours for Slover Library

Posted on: October 25, 2021

Peruse Some Poetry on Your Next Walk

Posted on: October 13, 2021

Eviction Prevention Services Extended

Posted on: October 12, 2021