The Manitoba government has expanded the COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to include pregnant women aged 18 and older.
The following Manitobans aged 18 or older are eligible for a vaccine at a supersite or pop-up clinic:
- pregnant woman
- clients of Community Living disABILITY Services
- those that work in any healthcare setting including outpatient settings (expanded from previous eligibility)
- those that work in the vaccine warehouse.
All above Manitobans are able to book appointments beginning today (Friday, April 30th).
In addition to the above list of eligible Manitobans, anyone aged 50 or older and First Nations people aged 30 and older can get a vaccine at a supersite or pop-up clinic.
The province also announced that Manitobans aged 30 to 39 with priority health conditions are eligible for the AstraZeneca Vaccine. This is in addition to all Manitobans aged 40 and older that are currently eligible.
For more information on vaccine eligibility, click here.
Pop-up vaccine clinics are coming to the following communities in Prairie Mountain Health.
- Swan River Veterans Hall at 119 Sixth Avenue north: May 6th from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
- Russell George P. Buleziuk Centre at 106 Shell River Avenue south: May 6th from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Pop-up vaccine clinics are coming to the following communities in the Interlake-Eastern Health region:
- Eriksdale Rec Centre at 2 First Avenue: May 6th from 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Appointments can be made by calling 1-844-626-8222.