A new COVID-19 vaccination satellite centre in Belmullet is opening tomorrow to serve communities in North Mayo.
The centre is located Belmullet Civic Offices on Church Road.
There will be two walk-in vaccination clinics taking place at the new vaccination centre this week:
- Tuesday 31 August: 1pm to 7pm. Pfizer dose 1 for age 12 or older.
Pfizer dose 2 for anyone who received their first dose before 11 August.
- Friday 03 September: 1pm to 7pm. Pfizer dose 1 for age 12 or older.
Pfizer dose 2 for anyone who received their first dose before 14 August.
Paul Hooton, Saolta Executive Lead for the rollout of the vaccination programme says the vaccination clinic in Belmullet will be staffed and managed by the Breaffy House Resort vaccination centre.
The centre will operate on a walk-in basis on one or more days per week, depending on demand.
Breda Crehan Roche, Chief Officer Community Healthcare West is encouraging everyone to get their vaccine as soon as possible in order to have the best protection against COVID-19, including against the delta variant.