COVID-19 vaccine clinics to open for eligible seniors in Wakaw, Cudworth and Rosthern areas

Photo Courtesy of the Saskatchewan Health Authority Herb Bassett Home resident Muriel Sheldon was one of the first people in Prince Albert to recieve the COVID-19 vaccine on Thursday.

The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is now available to Saskatchewan seniors over the age of 80 living in Wakaw, Cudworth, Rosthern and the surrounding areas, the SHA announced on Wednesday.

Vaccinations are by appointment only, and are only available to seniors who live independently and can travel to the immunization clinics. The SHA says appointment availability will be entirely dependent on vaccine supply.The Wakaw, Cudworth and area clinic is scheduled for 4-8 p.m. on Jan. 15 and noon to 6 p.m. on Jan. 16.

Residents can call 1-306-233-4443 to book an appointment.The Rosthern and area clinic runs on from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Jan. 16. Call 1-306-682-1227 to book an appointment.