IH hosting pop-up vaccine clinics in Yahk and Creston
Interior Health will host drop-in immunization clinics in Yahk and Creston for anyone who has not yet received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, or anyone who received their first dose more than seven weeks (49 days) ago.
People who live or work in the Creston area area can walk-up, register and receive their first or second COVID-19 vaccine.
Creston Pop-Up Clinics
Date Location Time
August 10 Yahk Kingsgate Community Hall 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
8790 Railway Ave, Yakh
August 11 Pealow’s Independent Grocer 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
1501 Cook St, Creston
August 12 Creston Valley Library 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
531 16th Ave S, Creston
Anyone in the Creston area born in 2009 or earlier is eligible for immunization. People are eligible for their second dose at seven weeks (49 days) after receiving their first dose.
Ongoing immunization clinics
People can also get their first or second dose of a COVID-19 vaccine by dropping in to an immunization clinic or making an appointment.
To make an appointment, register online by visiting the provincial website at www.getvaccinated.gov.bc.ca/, call 1‑833‑838‑2323, or visit a Service BC office listed here, and then book an appointment.
Lead image: Yahk Kingsgate Community Centre. e-KNOW file photo