The following is a press release from the City of Framingham
FRAMINGHAM – Last week, clinics were held at the BRACE, Greater Framingham Community Church, MetroWest Worker Center, New Life Church, Pelham Learning Center, and South Middlesex Opportunity Council, Inc.
Since Wednesday, March 24, 3,274 dose one, 543 dose two Moderna, and 291 *Johnson and Johnson (J&J) vaccinations have been administered under the Equity Initiative.
Those who received dose one of Moderna were invited to return for a second dose at the same community site to become fully vaccinated. The COVID Vaccine Team will continue to offer several clinics each week for the equity imitative at a variety of locations.
The Framingham Health Department and Medical Reserve Corps have conducted 150 home visits for functionally disabled and homebound residents to administer vaccines. To request a home visit, please call the City’s Public Health Nursing Office at 508-532-5667. Leave your name, phone number, and address, and someone will return your call within 36 hours.
*As of Monday, April 26, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention lifted the recommended pause on the J&J COVID-19 vaccine.
The City provided two J&J vaccines last week through the Vaccine Equity Initiative.