Fremont County is hosting a Colorado Mobile Vaccine Bus for three days next week – Nov. 14, 15, and 16 — in three separate locations, specifically to offer the COVID vaccine to children ages five to 17. All clinic days will run from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. in each location. Vaccines are free, no proof of identification or insurance is required and no appointments are necessary.
The Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control have just approved child-size vaccine doses of the Pfizer vaccine for children ages five to 11. The Colorado Mobile Bus, will also be equipped to provide first, second, third, booster and pediatric doses. Vaccine doses will include Pfizer, Moderna, and J&J, plus children’s flu vaccines.
Distribution locations include:
Nov. 14 – 330 Royal Gorge Blvd. Cañon City
Nov. 15 – 172 Justice Center Road, Cañon City
Nov. 16 – 501 West 5th St., Florence
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