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Danville COVID-19 community vaccination center opens Monday

Published: Mar. 13, 2021 at 3:39 PM EST
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ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) - The former JCPenney store at the Danville Mall is being used to administer up to 3,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines per day, starting Monday, March 15.

The center will be open six days per week from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. for those with appointments. No walk-in visitors looking for a vaccine will be accepted.

Those who are pre-registered will be contacted to make an appointment. Click here to pre-register, or call 1-877-829-4682.

Governor Ralph Northam announced Danville would join Portsmouth and Petersburg as cities with regional community vaccination centers. Funding from FEMA grants are supporting the continued response to COVID-19. The areas chosen were selected based on an equity analysis to determine which sites had the best access to vulnerable populations.

Efforts at other local or smaller-scale sites are still being utilized.

Click here for more on the VDH and COVID-19.

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