Back to school COVID-19 vaccine clinics offered
ESCANABA — Public Health, Delta & Menominee Counties (PHDM) will be holding Back to School COVID-19 vaccination clinics in both Escanaba and Menominee. The Pfizer vaccine will be administered to children age 12 and older.
The Menominee vaccination clinic will be held on August 2 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. CDT at the PHDM office, located at 909 10th Avenue. Vaccinations will be available in the Escanaba office, located at 2920 College Avenue, on August 6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. EDT. The Pfizer vaccine is a two-dose series, and appointments will be made for the child’s second shot during the vaccine clinics.
Benefits of COVID-19 vaccination include:
– Quarantine not required
– Mask-free in certain situations
– Less likely to miss school and other events due to illness
– Less likely to spread COVID-19 to others
– Resume activities done prior to the pandemic
Call 906-786-4111 to schedule an appointment in Escanaba, or 863-4451 to schedule an appointment in Menominee.