Covid-19 Information

COVID VACCINATIONS:

Saturday, September 24th  

9:00-11:00 a.m. 

Community House, 58 Broadway, Rockport.

Appointment registration is required.

Register herehttps://home.color.com/vaccine/register/capeann 

or call 211 to register over the phone. 

Back space of Community House will hold family clinic primarily for unvaccinated children, ages 6 months to 5 years, and for older family member boosters. Both Pfizer and Moderna vaccines available for 6mo-5yrs. 

Special instructions: To best comfort and protect child, the parent/guardian will hold child in lap during injection. Please dress child to allow ease of access to lateral thigh or deltoid of arm, depending on which site your pediatrician currently uses for your child.

Front of Community House will be serving boosters for 5+. Pfizer, Moderna and Janssen available for eligible persons. 

Due to state orders all clinic attendees must wear a face mask, with limited exceptions. Attendees who do not have a mask will be provided one

All who live, work, study, or reside in MA are welcome to make appointment for their eligible vaccinations and boosters. 

Individuals can check if they are eligible in Massachusetts for a booster using the eligibility tool at mass.gov/BoosterCheck.

 

TESTING:

FREE COVID At-Home Antigen Testing: 

Rockport Town Hall, Town Administrator's Office, 34 Broadway

and

https://www.covidtests.gov/ (order up to 4 tests per household, sent at no cost.)

FREE COVID At-Home PCR Testing: The state of Massachusetts and LabCorp are teaming up to make convenient at-home kits for COVID-19 testing available to Massachusetts residents.

At-home Antigen test kits are available for purchase at various drug stores and convenient stores in Rockport & Gloucester (about $25 for two tests). 

Find a Testing Site Near You

If you are a close contact or are positive for COVID-19, review the diagrams attached below for steps on how to proceed.

 

TREATMENT

If you test positive, anti-viral treatment is now widely available:

COVID-19 Treatments for Positive Higher-risk Individuals

Free telehealth for COVID-19 treatment with Paxlovid

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If you would like to volunteer at a vaccination clinic, please sign up with the Medical Reserve Corps at: MaResponds.org. For assistance registering please contact Liisa Jackson at: LiisaJackson@mrcvolunteer.org. You will receive periodic emails offering opportunities to volunteer in the region. When we need volunteers for a given clinic, we will send email requests via Liisa Jackson.