COVID vaccine clinics in Seymour, Ansonia this week

The Naugatuck Valley Health District offered the latest updates on the coronavirus and its impacts on the area.

The Naugatuck Valley Health District offered the latest updates on the coronavirus and its impacts on the area.

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The Naugatuck Valley Health District is holding three COVID-19 vaccination clinics this week - two in Seymour and one in Ansonia.

The district will hold a clinic Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. at its office at 98 Bank St., in Seymour. The Pfizer (for 12 and older) and Moderna (18 and older) vaccines will be available.

The district also holds a clinic every Friday from 10 a.m. to noon at its office. The Pfizer and Moderna vaccines will again be available.

Walk-ins are welcome for these two clinics, but people can make an appointment in VAMS or call 203-881-3255 ext.103 to skip the line and reserve a spot.

The third clinic will be on Friday from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Ansonia High School gymnasium, 20 Pulaski Highway, Ansonia. Pfizer and Moderna will be available, and those interested can schedule an appointment online or by calling 203-881-3255 ext. 103

For all clinics, second doses will be scheduled at the first dose appointment. A parent or guardian is required to be present for those between 12 and 17 to receive a vaccine.

Health Director Jess Kristy said her office is working on confirming dates for the other four school districts - Shelton, Derby, Naugatuck and Beacon Falls/Region 16.

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