COVID-19 vaccines for children 5 and under now available

To The Haldimand Press

      HALDIMAND—The Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit (HNHU) is now offering pediatric Moderna COVID-19 vaccine to individuals six months to five years of age. This is a two-dose series of vaccines recommended to be received at an interval of eight weeks apart. Health Canada authorized the use of the vaccine on July 14, 2022.

      More information such as appointment availability can be found at hnhu.org/popup.

      Parents and those with additional questions are encouraged to call the HNHU at 519-427-5903.

      SickKids hospital continues to offer its COVID-19 vaccine consult service to individuals across the province seeking more information about COVID-19 vaccines for children. More information can be found at sickkids.ca/en/care-services/support-services/covid-19-vaccine-consult.