Drop-in Clinics are currently paused.
Vaccinations against COVID-19 are currently taking place within Dumfries and Galloway in the form of scheduled clinic appointments.
Anyone aged 12 plus who has yet to make an appointment for a first COVID-19 vaccination, is encouraged to contact the local helpline by calling 01387 403090 between 9 am and 5 pm, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, email firstname.lastname@example.org
You can also register online by visiting www.nhsinform.scot/vaccineregistration
Transport support is also available, and details can be obtained by phoning 01387 403090 between 9 am and 5 pm, Monday to Friday. Alternatively, email email@example.com
These contact details should also be employed by anyone requiring translation or interpretation services associated with COVID vaccination.
First dose vaccinations for 5 to 11 year olds
First dose vaccinations are now being offered within Dumfries and Galloway to young people aged 5 to 11.
These vaccinations are being provided by scheduled appointment, taking place over the first week of the Easter holidays and at weekends thereafter until the end of April.
VACCINATIONS FOR 12 TO 15-YEAR-OLDS
SCHOOLS have been the primary setting for vaccinations of 12 to 15-year-olds against COVID-19 in Dumfries and Galloway – as the programme expanded to include this age group.
However, second dose vaccinations for this age group are being delivered via drop-in clinics, with scheduling not possible.
To download and read the leaflet on COVID-19 vaccinations for 12 to 17-year-olds, please click the following link:
Information on vaccinations is available through the national helpline, which can be phoned between 8 am and 8 pm seven days a week on 0800 030 8013.
Over 75s and appointing for second booster jags
COVID Vaccine Explainer
If you have any questions about the COVID-19 vaccine, visit nhsinform.scot/covid19vaccine or call 0800 030 8013 (available 8am–8pm, 7 days a week) to find out more.
For more detailed information visit NHS Scotland Public Health COVID-19 Vaccine Overview