(Island Health's Vax Van)

In an effort to get more people vaccinated with their first and second dose, vaxx vans and mobile clinics have been running in dozens of communities in BC, including the Greater Victoria area, since July.

The vaxx van has allowed eligible people to walk-in and receive a vaccine without a scheduled appointment.

This weekend, the vaxx van will visit Nanaimo at these locations:

Vax Van Dates
On Monday, the vaxx van will visit the Comox Centre between 1 p.m. and 6 p.m.

As of this publication,  83.7% of eligible people 12 and older in B.C. have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 75.6% received their second dose.

From August 11th-24th, people not fully vaccinated accounted for 82.4% of COVID-19 cases and 86.4% of hospitalizations

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