Public Service Announcement: Clarification on Lincoln COVID-19 Vaccination Site

Public Service Announcement: Clarification on Lincoln COVID-19 Vaccination Site 

 

Niagara Region Public Health recently announced the planned locations and start dates for COVID-19 vaccination sites in Niagara.

The Lincoln site will be the Lincoln Community Centre (Seniors Centre). The first scheduled clinic in Lincoln is April 2. (Please note there is no vaccination clinic at the Fleming Centre.) 
Lincoln residents can register for any vaccine clinic site in Niagara Region.

To Register:

The provincial COVID-19 vaccine registration portal is open as of March 15. Individuals who will be turning 80 or older in 2021 (born in 1941 or earlier) and wish to make an appointment — or an individual trusted to make an appointment on their behalf – can now book an appointment either online at Ontario.ca/bookvaccine or by calling the Provincial Vaccine Information Line number at 1-888-999-6488.

Need a Ride?

  • Rides are available to seniors who need transportation getting to their appointment through Community Support Services of Niagara at: 905-682-3800 ext. 709.
  • Free transit fare is available through NRT OnDemand to residents traveling to and from their COVID-19 vaccination appointments. To receive the free fare, riders are required to show the driver a vaccination appointment confirmation (e-mail or other format) to board and proof of vaccination for the return trip. This process applies for appointments for both the first and second dose. Rides can be to/from one of the 11 vaccination sites operated by Niagara Region.
  • Free rides to vaccination appointments are also available for Niagara Specialized Transit
  • Niagara Region Senior Community Programs provides transportation to residents in the 80+ age group who have a vaccination appointment but no other means of transportation to get there. Call: 905-984-2621 (or toll free: 1-877-212-3922).

Your COVID-19 Vaccine Appointment

Updates

Updates on the Niagara Region vaccination plan and links to additional information are available on our website.

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