COVID-19 Vaccines (last update NOV 7, 2022)

Updates (November 7, 2022)

Keep up to date with your vaccination schedule – particularly if you are at risk of severe complications from infection. Booster doses are available for those for those 5 years+ who have completed their primary COVID-19 vaccine series. Flu and COVID-19 vaccines can be given at the same time for those over 5 years of age, where available.

  • Book your booster dose today! Everyone 12+ can now book an appointment to get the bivalent COVID-19 booster dose.
    • The bivalent vaccine targets the original COVID-19 virus and the Omicron variant, which is currently the dominant variant in circulation in Ontario. Bivalent COVID-19 booster doses help restore protection that has decreased since previous vaccination.
    • The Moderna Spikevax bivalent COVID-19 vaccine is currently available across Ontario for individuals 18+. The Pfizer-BioNTech Comirnaty bivalent COVID-19 vaccine will be available at Halton region COVID-19 community vaccination clinics for individuals 12+ starting Thursday, October 20.
    • You must complete your primary series of COVID-19 vaccine to get a bivalent booster dose. Get your booster dose three to six months after completing your last dose of COVID-19 vaccine (including monovalent boosters) or having a COVID-19 infection.
    • Use our online calculator to easily find out when you are recommended to get your next doseAppointments continue to be added so please check back regularly.

VISIT HALTON.CA FOR Frequently Asked Questions webpage for more information about the COVID-19 vaccine.

WHEN SHOULD I GET A COVID-19 BOOSTER?? https://www.ontariofamilyphysicians.ca/tools-resources/covid-19-resources/covid-19-vaccines/when-you-should-get-a-booster-dose-flowchart.pdf

FOR questions about COVID vaccination in children/pregnancy: The Sick Kids vaccine consult line is available to parents, children, youth, and those who are pregnant, breastfeeding or planning to conceive.THE SICK KIDS COVID-19 VACCINE CONSULT SERVICE https://www.sickkids.ca/en/care-services/support-services/covid-19-vaccine-consult/