Monday, June 21, 2021        

COVID-19 Vaccine

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Everyone age 12 and older are eligible to be vaccinated. New appointments at regional and state-run sites are constantly being added to VaccinateRI.org.

There are several options for eligible Rhode Islanders to be vaccinated:

    1. State Sites: Register for a vaccine here or call 844-930-1779.
    2. Regional Sites: Located in Johnston (Operated by Smithfield and Johnston), East Providence and Westerly. Appointments are required. Visit VaccinateRI.org.
    3. Pharmacies: CVSWalgreensWalmartStop and Shop, and independent pharmacies.
    4. Lifespan Clinic and Care New England Clinic

For more information, visit: COVID RI – Vaccination.

Transportation: R.I. Public Transit Authority is offering free fares to those going to and from vaccination appointments. People with vaccine appointments can email CustomerService@RIPTA.com or call 401-781-9400.
 
Vaccines for Veterans: The Providence Veterans Medical Center is hosting a drive through vaccination clinic on May 1st from 9am-3pm at the Medical Center on Chalkstone Avenue, Providence. Sign up here. For more information click here or call 401-273-7100 ext. 16226.
 
Homebound Vaccinations: Those that are homebound and filled out the state’s survey may receive calls from one of these three vendors: MedTech, Alert Ambulance, and PACERI, in order to schedule at date/time to receive their vaccination at the address they provided. If you are homebound and have not requested a vaccine, please do so through this survey: HomeboundVax.