News release: December 3, 2021
Peel Public Health adding 27,000 new appointments for pediatric vaccination and increasing school-based clinic availability
Brampton, ON (Dec. 3, 2021) – To further support Peel's pediatric vaccination efforts, Peel Public Health will add tens of thousands of additional appointments to its existing pediatric vaccination booking system. This means that between now and January 31, Peel will have over 55,000 pediatric appointments available for residents and their children at Peel's public clinics.
More than 1,000 additional appointments will also be made available in school-based clinics over the next two weeks.
Residents must use the Ontario's vaccine booking system to book their appointments.
Please note that walk-ins for children 5 to 11 years old will not be available.
Every clinic will be able to administer vaccines to children 5 to 11 years old, and consideration will be given to ensure the clinic environment makes children and families feel safe and comfortable.
To learn more about pediatric vaccination and to book an appointment, check peelregion.ca/coronavirus
The 2022 Budget maintains services and invests in the community while ensuring that the COVID-19 response remains a top priority. This year, we’ve passed a budget that invests in services that promote a safe and healthy community and protects the vulnerable, while improving efficiency to mitigate the increase to property tax bills.
Dr. Lawrence Loh, Medical Officer of Health, Region of Peel
Supervisor, Strategic Client Communications
Region of Peel
The Region of Peel works with residents and partners to create a healthy, safe and connected Community for Life for approximately 1.5 million people and over 175,000 businesses in the cities of Brampton and Mississauga and the Town of Caledon. Peel's services touch the lives of residents every day. For more information about the Region of Peel, explore peelregion.ca and follow us on Twitter @regionofpeel and Instagram @peelregion.ca.