COVID-19 vaccination

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*PLEASE READ CAREFULLY: This page will be updated periodically to reflect any potential changes to our vaccination schedule and supply. We are currently offering FIRST DOSES of the Pfizer vaccine to anyone aged 5+ and FIRST DOSES of the Moderna vaccine to anyone 18+. SECOND DOSES of the Pfizer vaccine and Moderna vaccine are available for those who meet the eligibility criteria.

ELIGIBILITY:

  • Pfizer vaccine (first dose): must be aged 5+ years old.
  • Pfizer vaccine (second dose): must have gotten the first dose over 8 weeks ago.
  • Moderna vaccine (first dose): must be aged 18+ years old.
  • Moderna vaccine (second dose): must be aged 18+ years old and have gotten the first dose at least 4 weeks ago.

Vaccination against COVID-19 is now available to children ages 5 to 11 years old with the Pfizer vaccine. Vaccination is available by appointment at our two mass vaccination sites, located at Décarie Square and in Parc-Extension. Appointments can be made online at  quebec.ca/youthvaccine or by phone at 514-644-4545.

The Quebec Government announced that people aged 70 and over will be eligible for a third dose (booster shot) of the COVID-19 vaccine, as well as those of all ages who received two doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine. To get the third dose, the person must have received their second dose of the vaccine at least 6 months ago. Those who received two doses of AstraZeneca will receive the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine as their third dose. Eligibility criteria for the booster shot will be strictly enforced at our vaccination clinics. 

Appointments for the booster shot can be made starting next week in priority of age groups. Appointments for the AstraZeneca booster shot will be available as of November 25. Appointments can be made online at  quebec.ca/covidvaccine or by phone at 514-644-4545. Please consult the calendar below for the appointment dates.

How can an appointment be made for a vaccine?

Appointments can be made online through  quebec.ca/covidvaccine or by telephone at 514-644-4545 between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m., Monday through Friday and 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. To meet public health requirements and ensure social distancing, please arrive 10 minutes prior to your vaccination appointment. This will avoid unnecessary line-ups and help ensure vaccinations are administered efficiently and effectively.

A healthcare card is not required for vaccination, but if you have one please bring it with you. Vaccination is free.

COVID-19 VACCINES: How and where to get them

  • Décarie Square (6900 Décarie Boulevard)
    • Pfizer - Available with and without an appointment (first-come, first-served)
    • Moderna - Available with and without an appointment (first-come, first-served)
    • Until September 30: daily 8:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
      As of October 1: Monday to Friday from noon to 8:00 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    • The site will be open for vaccination registration and obtaining QR codes from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Monday to Friday, and on Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
       
  • Parc-Extension vaccination site (7101 av. du Parc)
    • Moderna - Available with and without an appointment (first-come, first-served)
    • Pfizer - Available with and without an appointment (first-come, first-served)
    • Daily 8:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Do the residents of our CIUSSS have to make an appointment at the vaccination site closest to their home?

Residents are free to make an appointment at whatever site they prefer.

Is it obligatory to have a health card to be vaccinated?

All residents are eligible to be vaccinated. If you have a health card, please bring it with you. If you do not, please bring identification demonstrating that you meet the specific criteria to be vaccinated.

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