On Monday June 22, William Osler Health System will hold a special COVID-19 vaccine clinic for medically-complex kids at Brampton Civic Hospital from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
At this one-day clinic, eligible individuals 12–17 years of age will receive their first or second dose (if the first dose was administered on or before May 9) of the Pfizer-BioNTech
vaccine, the only one currently authorized for use in this age group.
Family and paediatric physicians will be on-site to help administer the vaccine and answer any questions.
Eligible individuals, along with one caregiver, can be identified by their family physician, specialist and/or Osler clinic to be prioritized to receive the COVID-19 vaccine here.
Examples of Medically Complex Conditions include:
- Down Syndrome
- Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Chromosomal Syndromes
- Physical limitations such as Cerebral Palsy
- Intellectual disabilities
- Children requiring respiratory support such as use of tracheostomy tubes
- Immunocompromised individuals – oncology population, IBD patients (on immunosuppressant),
others on immunosuppressant
- Active cardiac issues – Congenital Heart Disease
- Nephrotic Syndrome, renal failure
- Neurological issues such as seizure disorders
- High BMI (Body Mass Index)
Eligible individuals and their caregiver can self-book online or by phone at 905-494-6685 for the one-day clinic or at any of Osler’s Vaccine Clinics.
Since Osler opened its COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic in December 2020, it has administered more than 200,000 COVID-19 vaccinations in partnership with Peel and Toronto Public Health.
Other Osler vaccine clinic locations open to individuals 12 years and older are:
Century Gardens Recreations Centre
360 Vodden Street East Brampton, Ontario
Hours of operation: 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., every day
Youth Pad Hours of Operation: 4:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m., every day
Brampton Civic Hospital
2100 Bovaird Drive East Brampton, Ontario
Hours of operation: 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., every day
Osler-Humber College COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic
207 Humber College Blvd., Etobicoke, Ontario
Hours of operation: 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m., Monday – Friday
For more information, visit www.williamoslerhs.ca.