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3/19/2021 - City of Bridgeport Health Department Announces Harding High School Vaccination Clinic to Open Today

 

Mayor Joseph P. Ganim
Bridgeport, CT

For Immediate Release
March 19, 2021

 

CITY OF BRIDGEPORT HEALTH DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES HARDING HIGH SCHOOL VACCINATION CLINIC TO OPEN TODAY

COVID-19 VACCINATIONS TO NOW INCLUDE INDIVIDUALS 45 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER


BRIDGEPORT, CT – Acting Deputy Director of Health Operations Tammy Papa announces that Bridgeport DPH expands its footprint for access to the COVID vaccine with the opening of Harding High School Vax Clinic open today at 4:30pm.  This site will be operated by the city’s Department of Public Health on Fridays and Mondays from 4:30pm until 7:30pm.   This expansion of clinic sites comes as state officials announce individuals 45 years of age and older are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.   Residents interested in receiving their vaccine at a city clinic may call 203-576-7993 for an appointment.

Eligible residents interested in receiving the COVID vaccine may select any provider from the complete list of COVID-19 vaccination sites available in the City of Bridgeport.  Participating sites include Southwest Community Health, OPTIMUS Health Care, Hartford Healthcare, Yale New Haven Health as well as CVS and Walgreens:  


NEW Bridgeport Health Department @ Harding High School – Bond Street
Every Monday and Friday from 4:30pm to 7:30pm

Bridgeport Health Department @ Central High School; 1 Lincoln Boulevard
Every Wednesday and Saturday from 9am to 3pm

Hartford Healthcare @ Central High School; 1 Lincoln Boulevard
Every Monday and Thursday from 9am to 4pm and Tuesdays from 11:30 to 6:30pm

Yale New Haven Health @ UB Wheeler Recreation Center – University Avenue
Monday-Sunday from 8am to 8pm

Southwest Community Health - 1020 Fairfield Avenue
Monday – Friday from 8am to 4pm

OPTIMUS Health Care @ Hall Neighborhood House
Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 8am to 4:30pm

CVS – 1975 Boston Avenue
Monday-Sunday during normal business hours

Walgreens – 4083 Main Street
Monday-Sunday during normal business hours

Walgreens – 1000 Park Avenue
Monday-Sunday during normal business hours

Walgreens – 960 North Avenue 
Monday-Sunday during normal business hours

For COVID-19 vaccine information and links to each health care providers vaccination scheduling webpage, visit GetVaxBPT.com.   If you have any questions or need assistance registering for your vaccine at a clinic hosted by the Bridgeport Department of Public Health, contact the city Helpline at 203-576-7993 or email COVID19.DPH@BridgeportCT.gov.

Residents that have received the COVID-19 vaccine are also reminded by City Health officials to continue wearing a mask, social distance, wash hands often, and seek COVID-19 testing; GetTestedBPT.com.

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