Adults age 50+ in COVID-19 Hot Spot Communities M5V, M6E, M6H, M6K, M6N, M8V postal code regions (please provide proof of address)
Residents, staff and some essential caregivers of high risk congregate settings (e.g., shelters, group homes, high support housing; does not include private homes)
Individuals with specific health conditions and up to one associated primary essential caregivers*
Diagnosis of mental illness
Diagnosis of substance abuse disorder
*Primary Essential Caregivers are included for individuals with specific health conditions noted who require regular and sustained assistance with personal care and/or activities of daily living. Caregivers will need to book an appointment and present to clinic with the individual they are supporting as per eligibility group above.
At this time, we are not booking any other groups. If you book an appointment, but do not meet the priority groups we are serving, you will be turned away at this time. We do not accept walk ins. We apologize for any inconvenience.
NOTE: You can call 1-888-385-1910 for assistance to complete pre-registration forms and book appointments at local vaccine clinics operated by participating hospitals and Ontario Health Teams. Please note, the phone line is currently experiencing a high volume of calls. Residents are asked not to call individual hospitals and patience is appreciated.
Information for Patients and Families
What do I need to know about the COVID-19 vaccine?
Get the facts about the COVID-19 vaccines: how they are made and tested, why getting vaccinated is important and what we know about the safety and side effects of the vaccines.
Learn what to expect when getting the COVID-19 vaccine. We explain what you need to know before, during and after your appointment, as well as common side effects and what will be done to keep you safe.
How do I talk to my family member about the COVID-19 vaccines?
Know the facts about the COVID-19 vaccine so you can have an informed conversation with your family member about whether or not they should get the vaccine. This information sheet will help you with those conversations.