Vaccine Clinics for 5-11 year olds
Updated: Nov 8, 2021
Vaccine Clinics - Next Weekend (11/13 and 11/14)
Newton Health and Human Services and the Newton Public Schools are hosting first-dose VACCINE CLINICS for children ages 5-11 years on Saturday, November 13 and Sunday, November 14. Details are as follows: When: Saturday, Nov. 13th and Sunday, Nov. 14th Where: Newton North High School (457 Walnut St. Newton, MA 02460) Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm When: Saturday, Nov. 13th and Sunday, Nov. 14th Oak Hill Middle School (130 Wheeler Rd. Newton, MA 02459) Time: 9:00am to 1:00pm Follow this link to register for an appointment. https://www.holtzmanmedical.org/school 2nd dose clinics will be held on December 4th and 5th at the same locations and times. More information can be found on the Newton HHS website. The website also includes a list of pharmacies in the Newton area that are offering the pediatric vaccine.
General Pediatric Vaccine Information Children 5 to 11 years old are now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is recommending the pediatric Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. Children’s dose vaccine has started shipping to Massachusetts and no supply issues are anticipated. Children’s vaccines will be available in 500 locations across the Commonwealth, including at pediatricians’ offices, pharmacies, hospitals and community health centers.