Pop-up clinic offering first and second doses opening in Mississauga
Published June 2, 2021 at 8:04 pm
A pop-up vaccination clinic offering first doses to people 12 years of age and older and second doses to people 70 years of age and older is opening in Mississauga.
The Dawoodi Bohra community of Mississauga recently announced that it’s opening a two-day clinic that will run on Saturday, June 5 and Sunday, June 6, 2021.
The clinic, located in the Anjuman-e-Fakhri Masjid Complex at 6635 Campobello Road, will be open from 9:00 am to 6:30 pm.
Residents interested in getting a shot at the clinic can make an appointment or walk in.
According to a news release, Mississauga Mayor Bonnie Crombie, MPP Nina Tangri and MP Iqra Khalid will make appearances at the clinic throughout the day on June 5.
“The Dawoodi Bohras of Mississauga have lived and worked peacefully in and around the city for decades and strive to play productive roles by enriching the society,” the organization said in a statement.
“With a focus on physical health and well-being, the community is committed and driven to assist the Government of Ontario in achieving its goal of administering the first and second dose of COVID-19 vaccine to all eligible individuals aged 12 years + and 70 years +, respectively.”
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Editor’s note: This article has been updated from its previous version following an update that residents over 70 are now eligible for second dosesinsauga's Editorial Standards and Policies advertising