A maximum of 300 people will receive vaccinations at the East Hants Resource Centre in Elmsdale today.
The Colchester East Hants Health Authority has been inundated with visitors to its vaccination clinics since they opened the first clinic on October 27.
the vaccine as quickly as possible," said Wood.
While the clinics were planned to deliver services to residents from Colchester East Hants, an estimated 75 per cent of the visitors to the Elmsdale clinic have been from the Capital Health area. As much as possible, individuals are encouraged to visit clinics in their home communities.
The IWK, in partnership with Capital Health will be holding vaccination clinics for pregnant women on Oct. 29 and Oct. 30 at the O.E. Smith Auditorium at the IWK. The clinics will operate from 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. each day. Women at any stage of pregnancy may attend. Capital Health is also expected to begin public vaccination clinics on Monday which is expected to help reduce demand in our district.