Health Department expands vaccine eligibility to residents 45-plus in hot spot areas
Posted on Tuesday, April 27, 2021 04:45 PM
Licensed child care workers across Durham Region are now also eligible
Whitby, Ontario - As announced by the province earlier today, Durham Region Health Department has now expanded eligibility for area hot spot postal code residents to those 45 and older, or those who will be turning 45 in 2021 to receive COVID-19 vaccine at designated community mass immunization clinics. In addition, child care workers in licensed child care settings across Durham Region are eligible to book their COVID-19...
Health Department opens rotating and fixed pop-up clinics in Ajax and Pickering hot spots
Posted on Friday, April 23, 2021 05:24 PM
Updated May 6, 2021
We are providing a correction to information contained in this news release to clarify that individuals must be at least 18 years old on the day of their appointment to be eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. This clarification was received from the province.
Rotating clinics are in addition to the L1S hot spot location at Ajax Community Centre
REVISED FRIDAY, APRIL 23, 2021 – 5 P.M.
Whitby, Ontario - Starting April 29, Durham Region Health Department...
Health Department and Lakeridge Health open pop-up clinics for Ajax and Pickering hot spots
Posted on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 08:10 PM
Clinics are by appointment only for residents 18-plus
Whitby, Ontario - Durham Region Health Department and Lakeridge Health will begin operating COVID-19 vaccination pop-up clinics for residents 18 and older, or who will be turning 18 in 2021, living in Ajax and Pickering hot spot postal code areas. The first pop-up clinic location will be at the Ajax Community Centre, 75 Centennial Road, Ajax. This clinic will operate by appointment only.
On April 22, 23 and 24, appointments will be available for...
Health Department and Lakeridge Health urge residents to mobilize all efforts against COVID-19
Posted on Monday, April 19, 2021 02:26 PM
Joint statement from Durham Region Medical Officer of Health and Lakeridge Health Chief of Staff
Whitby, Ontario - Durham Region Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Robert Kyle, and Lakeridge Health Chief of Staff, Dr. Tony Stone, are urging all area residents to step up efforts to ensure that Durham Region’s citizens and health care resources are protected in the fight against COVID-19.
Both Drs. Kyle and Stone stress that the health and safety of all Durham residents and the protection of our health...
Health Department expands eligibility for COVID-19 vaccine to residents 60+
Posted on Wednesday, April 07, 2021 05:14 PM
Vaccine also available for community hotspots identified in Ajax and Pickering
Whitby, Ontario - Durham Region Health Department is expanding eligibility for COVID-19 vaccine to area residents 60 and older, or those who will be turning 60 in 2021. Eligibility for vaccine now also includes residents 50-plus living in “hotspots” in Ajax and Pickering in several postal code areas as identified by the province including L1S, L1T, L1V, L1X and L1Z. Individuals in the identified hotspots must register...