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COVID-19 vaccine: Where you can get a shot in 2-state region

Published: Jan. 11, 2021 at 12:08 PM EST|Updated: Jul. 29, 2021 at 3:27 PM EDT
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AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - As the COVID-19 vaccine continues to be distributed, many are beginning to wonder where they’ll be able to receive it. Anyone age 16 and over can be vaccinated, although not all brands are approved for people under 18.

Georgia vaccination locations

  • The Richmond County Health Department mobile vaccination unit will make several stops in coming days: 3-6 p.m. Aug. 6, Augusta Common, 836 Reynolds St; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 7, Hart’s Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 506 Broad St. Wrens; 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 10, Moses Ministry, 112 Walker St., Augusta; 1-3 p.m. Aug. 11, Augusta-Richmond County Municipal Building’s Linda Beasley Room, 535 Telfair St., Augusta; 6-10 a.m. and 3-6 p.m. Aug. 12, Augusta Transit, 1546 Broad St., Augusta. Appointments are not required and all three vaccines will be available. For more information, call 706-721-5800.
  • The Richmond County Health Department is adjusting the hours of its south Augusta COVID-19 vaccination clinic at 2420 Windsor Spring Road. The new hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Walk-ups are welcome, but you can schedule an appointment for faster service by visiting https://gta-vras.powerappsportals.us/en-US. Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines are available. For questions, call 706-721-5800.
  • Augusta Worship Center has partnered with Walgreens for their project “Backpack Blessings.” The church offered local residents and their children 12 and older access to free COVID-19 Pfizer vaccinations July 31 as preparation for the beginning of the 2021-22 school year. The second dose will be completed on Aug. 28 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. at Augusta Worship Center, at 3840 Mike Padgett Highway.
  • University Health Care System is conducting a reservation-only, first-dose Moderna vaccination clinic for Georgia and South Carolina residents 18 and older at University Hospital, 1350 Walton Way in Augusta. The date of the second dose clinic four weeks after the first dose, also at University Hospital, so please make sure you are able to return on that date. You will return at the same appointment time four weeks later for your second dose. First-dose times: Aug. 4, 8 a.m. to noon, https://www.eventbrite.com/e/165016421559, and Aug. 12, 8 a.m. to noon, https://www.eventbrite.com/e/165017597075.
  • Kroger has partnered with Lyft to provide access to free and discounted rides to and from COVID-19 vaccine appointments. Individuals who schedule a COVID-19 vaccine appointment at a participating Kroger pharmacy will receive a Lyft ride code with their appointment confirmation. The code will cover about $12 per ride to and from the appointment for both one and two dose vaccines. Stores in Martinez, Augusta, Grovetown and Evans are participating.
  • There are periodic appointments available at AU Health’s vaccination hub in Augusta, 2834 Washington Road. Sign up at https://www.augustahealth.org/vaccine. All upcoming clinics will be from 1-4:30 p.m. Pfizer second-dose clinics: July 27, July 29, Aug. 5, Aug. 12.
  • The Lincoln County Health Department will be offering COVID-19 vaccinations from 9 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. every Friday starting Aug. 13 at 176 N. Peachtree St. in Lincolnton. Appointments are not required, but for faster service, appointments can be scheduled at ecphd.com/schedule-online. Pfizer and Moderna vaccines are available. If you have questions, call 706-721-5800.
  • Augusta University Health has opened a periodic pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinic in south Augusta at Diamond Lakes Regional Park, 4335 Windsor Spring Road. You can check state eligibility requirements at augustahealth.org/vaccine prior to registration and all registrations must be completed in advance on the AU Health website. Walk-up and phone appointments are not available.
  • The Columbia County Health Department is offering vaccinations from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays at 1930 William Few Parkway. Appointments are not required, but those who want to make an appointment can visit Ecphd.com/schedule-online. The Pfizer vaccine is available for ages 12 years and older and the Moderna vaccine is available for ages 18 and older. For questions and additional information call: 706-721-5800.
  • The Emanuel County Health Department will offer back-to-school immunizations and a COVID-19 vaccination clinic from 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 7 at the Emanuel County Health Department, 50 Highway 56 North in Swainsboro. Back-to-school immunizations will be offered for ages 4-18 years and COVID vaccinations will be available for ages 12 and older. Walk-ins are welcome, but those who prefer to schedule an appointment, can do so at ecphd.com/schedule-online. For more information, call 478-237-7501
  • The McDuffie County Health Department will hold a COVID vaccination clinic from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 31 at 307 Greenway St. in Thomson. Walk-ins are welcome, but those who want to make an appointment can do so at ecphd.com/schedule-online. The Pfizer vaccine will be available for ages 12 years and older, while the Moderna vaccine will be available for ages 18 and older. For more information, call 706-721-5800.
  • The Lincoln County Health Department is now offering back-to-school vaccinations and COVID vaccinations from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday at 176 N. Peachtree St. in Lincolnton. To schedule an appointment, call 706-359-3154. Also note that a meningitis booster vaccination is now a requirement for Georgia students entering the 11th grade.
  • The Jefferson County Health Department is now providing the COVID-19 vaccine to individuals 18 years of age and older from 8:30 a.m. to noon Thursdays. Vaccination is available at the Jefferson County Armory at 1841 Highway 24 West in Louisville. The Moderna and Pfizer vaccines will be available. For faster services, you can schedule an appointment at ecphd.com/schedule-online.
  • The Jefferson County Health Department will conduct a Pfizer COVID vaccination clinic from 3-6 p.m. Friday at Jefferson County High School, 1157 Warrior Trail in Louisville. Walk-ins are welcome at the first-come, first-served event. For additional information and questions, call 706-721-5800.
  • Medical Specialists Inc. is offering COVID-19 vaccinations at 305 Jones Ave. in Waynesboro. Call 706-554-5147 for an appointment.

Other vaccination locations include:

The COVID-19 vaccination is also available by appointment at many CVS, Walgreens, Walmart, Publix, and other local pharmacy and grocery store locations. To find a location near you visit: VaccineFinder - Search for COVID-19 vaccine locations.

South Carolina vaccine locations

  • There are periodic appointments available at AU Health’s clinic at Aiken Technical College.
  • Bamberg Family Practice in Bamberg is offering Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines to the public on Thursdays from 2-5 p.m., first-come, first-served every week, with scheduled return appointments for the Moderna vaccine.
  • North Augusta Pediatrics is offering the Moderna vaccine. Call 803-510-0007.

Other vaccination locations include:

The COVID-19 vaccination is also available by appointment at many CVS, Walgreens, Walmart, Publix, and other local pharmacy and grocery store locations. To find a location near you visit: VaccineFinder - Search for COVID-19 vaccine locations.

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