Calderdale Covid-19 Update

Did you know that 96% of those who had a 2nd dose Covid Vaccination are now eligible for their booster. This means that the NHS have approx. 95, 000 boosters to administer in Calderdale, before 31st January.

At the moment, they are not yet operational for boosters for those under 40, unless they are in cohort 6 (i.e. have an underlying health condition). These are the key messages for members of the public in Calderdale:

  • The NHS is getting ready to offer more people a COVID-19 booster.
  • The NHS is prioritising those most at risk.
  • The NHS will let you know you when it’s your turn to get your booster and will tell you how you can get it.
  • If you already have an appointment booked please keep it.

New temporary Covid Vaccine site in Calderdale

The site is located at Richmond St, Halifax HX1 5SX. This is near the police station, where Pellon Lane meets Burdock way.

There is a local booking link on the flyer www.tinyurl.com/nhshalifax – the local NHS would encourage people to pre book, however the site will be taking walk-ins, subject to availability. The site will continue to add appointments according to demand so please keep revisiting the website.