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COVID-19 vaccines available at Simcoe pop-up clinics September 25 – 28

Sep 24, 2021
SIMCOE – The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit (SMDHU) is holding one-day pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinics throughout the community from September 25 – 28.

SIMCOE – The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit (SMDHU) is holding one-day pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinics throughout the community from September 25 – 28. Individuals looking to receive their first or second dose may attend a clinic on a walk-in basis. Vaccinations are available on a first-come basis, while supplies last and no appointment is necessary. The list of clinics offering vaccinations is updated frequently and individuals should visit the health unit’s website for locations and times. Pop-up clinic details are also shared through SMDHU’s social media accounts.  

Saturday, September 25

  • Clinic location: GO-VAXX Bus (Pfizer only) - Barrie Do It Yourself Garage, 84-A Tiffin St, Barrie
    : 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Clinic location: GO-VAXX Bus (Pfizer only) - Canadian Musicians Co-Operative, 80 Bradford St., Barrie
    : 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Monday, September 27, 2021

  • Clinic location: Penetang Library, 24 Simcoe St., Penetanguishene
    :  9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • Clinic location: Midland Library, 320 King St., Midland
    : 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

  • Clinic location: Wasaga Beach RecPlex (indoors), 1724 Mosley St., Wasaga Beach
    Time:  4:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Immunizations are also available to residents by appointment or by walk-in at the COVID-19 Immunization Centre, 29 Sperling Dr. in Barrie from September 26 - 29. Starting in October, COVID-19 vaccinations will continue to be available at the Immunization Centre with walk-ins only (no appointment bookings available) on Sundays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays until the end of November. Information about clinic times is available on our website

COVID-19 vaccinations are available to individuals who are turning 12 years of age in 2021 (born in 2009) and older and needing their first or second dose. Second doses must be at least 21 days after a first dose of Pfizer vaccine, at least 28 days after a first dose of Moderna vaccine, or eight weeks after a first dose of AstraZeneca with informed consent.

When attending a clinic, individuals are encouraged to dress for the weather as they may be required to wait outdoors before entering the clinic. They are also reminded to bring a health card, a list of any medications they are taking, wear a loose-fitting shirt that allows easy access to the upper arm and bring any assistive devices as needed (e.g., scooter, wheelchair, cane).  

SMDHU reminds the public, regardless of their vaccination status, to follow current public health measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 including staying home when feeling ill, maintaining a physical distance of at least 2 metres from those living outside of your household, wearing a mask indoors and outdoors when physical distancing is not possible, covering your cough, and washing your hands regularly.

For more information about how to prepare for an appointment and what to expect upon arrival at the clinic, please visit our COVID-19 pages at


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